Pedestrian killed in Pemiscot County

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KAIT) – A man in southeast Missouri was killed after being hit by an SUV.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Charles E. Maronay, 43, of Wappapello was in the road when he was struck by an SUV just before 1 a.m. Tuesday on Interstate 55 in Pemiscot County.

Maronay was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the SUV, Dong G. Huang of Glendale Heights, Illinois, received minor injuries and was wearing a seat belt, according to MSHP.

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