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Police identify Tyler man killed after being hit by truck

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TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A Tyler man who was killed Sunday night after being hit by a truck has now been identified.

Tyler police say Eddie Joe Shands, 74, was struck by a vehicle in the 1600 block of South Vine Avenue around 9:20 p.m. The driver of a white Ford pick-up was traveling in the southbound lane of the roadway when he struck the victim.

Shands was dead by the time paramedics and first responders arrived. Police say he was not at a crosswalk when he was hit.

This case is still under investigation.

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