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Man hit, killed by pickup truck on Highway 9
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Perham Minnesota 222 2nd Avenue SE 56573

The State Patrol has identified the pedestrian who died after being hit by a pickup in Clay County Tuesday evening.

Jeff Lueck, 45, of Barnesville was walking down the center of Highway 9 just before 10 p.m. near Downer when he stepped in front of the northbound 2001 Dodge Ram driven by Jace Nosal, 16, of Barnsville.

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Lueck died at the scene. Nosal suffered no apparent injuries, according to the State Patrol.

The incident occurred on dry two-lane blacktop at mile marker 152 near County Road 10. The Clay County Sheriff's Office assisted at the scene.

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