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Man, 57, killed by SUV as he walked on Schenectady street


SCHENECTADY, New York — Police say a 57-year-old man has died after being struck by a sports utility vehicle while he was walking on a Schenectady street.

Schenectady police said Limin Xia was walking east near the shoulder of Albany Street near Fairview Avenue shortly before 7:30 p.m. Saturday when he was struck by a Chevrolet Trailblazer, which was also traveling eastbound.

Xia was treated at the scene and transported to Albany Medical Center Hospital, where he later died.

The driver's name was not released. Police said there was no evidence the driver was impaired by alcohol or drugs.

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