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Marshall man killed crossing Highway 59

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A Marshall man died on Sunday after he was struck by a car on Highway 59.

At 7:26 on Sunday evening, Marshall police received a 911 call about a car that struck a pedestrian near the intersection of Highway 59 and Johnson Street.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found that 28-year-old Elmer Flores had attempted to cross Highway 59 when he was hit by a 2011 BMW traveling northbound in the inside lane.

Flores was transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center in Marshall where he was pronounced dead. An autopsy has been ordered to determine the exact cause of death.

No charges have been filed at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

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