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Man struck, killed on I-10

By Matthew Smith, Good Morning El Paso Weekend Anchor / Reporter
Published On: Oct 26 2013 10:46:02 AM CDT
Updated On: Jan 16 2014 06:24:03 PM CST

We now know the name of a man killed friday night trying to cross i-10. This is an update to a story we've been following all weekend long. Police say 27-year-old Juan Marquez was struck by a car and killed. As we first reported Saturday morning, Marquez was in a crash moments before being hit. Police believe he got out of the car and ran from the crash across Gateway East. Marquez was struck by a pickup being driven by a teen. Police say they're still looking into this crash.

EL PASO, Texas -

A man was struck and killed by a vehicle on I-10 near Joe Battle Friday night.

According to police, the man was outside of his vehicle when he was hit.  An officer told ABC-7 the person may have been leaving the scene of an accident.

Police have not yet released the name of the man.

Traffic was blocked for several hours on Friday. -- all lanes are now open.


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