Police say a pedestrian was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer while walking on state Route 146 in North Smithfield, Rhode Island.
Capt. Tim Lafferty says the man was struck just after noon on Saturday near the Greenville Road on-ramp. Paramedics declared him dead at the scene.
Police say the man was in his 40s. His identity is being withheld until his family can be notified.
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An investigation remains ongoing.
Further details weren't immediately available.