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Police ID Hazleton-area man struck, killed along I-81

HAZLETON, Pa. - Police have identified a pedestrian who was struck and killed by a tractor trailer along Interstate 81 in Luzerne County. 

Ricky Zimmerman, 25, of the Hazleton area was hit by the truck and killed near mile marker 139.9 around 3 a.m. Monday morning. 

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the incident. 

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