Grandview police ID pedestrian killed on I-49 after hit by truck - KCTV5

Grandview police ID pedestrian killed on I-49 after hit by truck

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GRANDVIEW, MO (KCTV) -

Police continue to investigate a fatal accident involving a pedestrian who was struck and killed Sunday evening.

It happened about 9 p.m. on southbound Interstate 49 near East 135th Street.

The victim has been identified as Terry Douglas, 53, of Grandview.

Police said Douglas was walking on the interstate near the center dividers wearing dark clothing when he was struck by an F-350. It is not yet known why the victim was on the highway.

The driver of the truck stopped after the accident and called police. The driver of the truck was questioned and released.

Officers said Douglas was pronounced dead at the scene.

The interstate was shut down for several hours.

No charges have been filed against the driver of the truck.

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