A 96-year-old man was hit by a car and killed in Bethlehem Wednesday night, officials said.

The accident happened just before 8 p.m. at Main and Raspberry streets.

Joseph Dabrowski, of 645 Main St., was taken to St. Luke's University Hospital in Fountain Hill, Lehigh Co., but the coroner said he died about a half-hour later.

His death was ruled an accident.

The accident remains under investigation.