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Sheriff: Pedestrian fatally struck by car while trying to cross off-ramp in Cedar Rapids

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — The Linn County Sheriff's Office says a pedestrian has been fatally struck by a car on an interstate off-ramp.

Authorities tell KCRG-TV (http://bit.ly/1tQ63SY ) the man was killed Thursday night when a car was exiting Interstate 380. They say he was crossing the ramp when he was hit. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

His identity hasn't been released. No other injuries were reported.

Authorities are investigating the accident.


Information from: KCRG-TV, http://www.kcrg.com

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