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Troopers: Man Hit and Killed by Car

Posted on: 9:04 am, August 5, 2013, by , updated on: 11:53am, August 5, 2013

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SHICKSHINNY — State police in Luzerne County said a man is dead after he was hit by a car.

Troopers said the crash happened around 2:20 a.m. Sunday on Route 239 in Union Township, near Shickshinny.

According to authorities, Wayne Burnside, 49, was sitting on Route 239 when he was hit by a vehicle.

Troopers are still investigating the deadly crash.

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