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Man struck and killed on I-44 near Lewis Avenue

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A Tulsa man is dead after he was run over while trying to cross Interstate 44 late Tuesday night.

Just before the accident, Tulsa Police called to check out a drunken person staggering around I-44 near Lewis. Before officers got there, the man had been run over.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper Patrick Mays, “the subject who hit the pedestrian saw them staggering across the roadway, took evasive action but was unable to avoid striking him.”

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released. No one else was hurt.
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