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Man killed when hit by truck while crossing street in Lexington


LEXINGTON, Kentucky — Authorities say a man was killed when he was hit by a truck while crossing a street in Lexington.

According to WKYT-TV (, 42-year-old Bryan K. Watkins was struck around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. He was taken to UK Chandler Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The driver of the truck, William Watkins, was charged with reckless homicide and DUI. He was also treated for injuries.

Information from: WKYT-TV,

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