Truck kills pedestrian in Redmond

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REDMOND, Ore. (AP) -- The Oregon State Police say a pedestrian was killed by a commercial truck overnight when he tried to cross a highway in Redmond.

The accident blocked Highway 97 for three hours.

Police say the victim, 35-year-old Jeffrey McManus, died at the scene. They have not yet determined why he was trying to cross the road.

The truck driver, a 43-year-old man from Burbank, Calif., was not injured in the crash.