Pedestrian fatally hit by vehicle on I-10 in Buckeye

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By Jennifer Thomas By Jennifer Thomas

BUCKEYE, Ariz. (AP) -- Authorities say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a commercial vehicle on Interstate 10 in Buckeye.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety says the incident happened around 10:15 a.m. Sunday on I-10 in the westbound lanes near Miller Road.

No one else was injured.

According the Arizona Department of Transportation, some lanes were closed for nearly four hours as investigators examined the scene.

DPS officials did not say what caused the crash or release the pedestrian's identity.

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