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Man struck, killed on I-79 in Butler County

| Saturday, March 3, 2012

An unidentified man was killed early today after he was struck by two tractor trailers while standing in Interstate 79 in Butler County, state police said.

The man was standing along a dotted line in the southbound lanes of the highway at mile post 90 in Lancaster Township when the truck hit him at about 12:50 a.m. Another truck also hit him.

The man is described as being in his mid 20s or 30s with brown hair. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, jeans and black tennis shoes.

The investigation is pending and anyone with information about the man's identity is asked to call state police in Butler at 724-284-8100.

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