Man hit by truck on I-40

July 23, 2010 6:03:45 PM PDT
A man who was standing next to his car on the side of the interstate was hit and killed Friday evening.Troopers say 27-year-old Kevin Pickett was hit around 6 p.m. near I-40 and Highway 70 at mile marker 306 in Garner.

The Highway Patrol says Pickett was hit by a truck after he pulled his car over on the shoulder.

Pickett was from Wallace.

Further details about the incident have not been released.

The accident backed up traffic on I-40 westbound for miles.

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