Seattle dribbler killed by truck in Oregon

May 15, 2013
By Associated Press
A Seattle man trying to dribble a soccer ball 10,000 miles to Brazil in time for the 2014 World Cup died Tuesday after being hit by a pickup truck on the Oregon Coast.

Police in Lincoln City, Ore., said 42-year-old Richard Swanson was hit at about 10 a.m. walking south along U.S. Highway 101 near the city limits. He was declared dead at a local hospital. The driver has not been charged.

Lt. Jerry Palmer said investigators found materials among Swanson's things listing his website, ...

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