Investigators: Man walking in roadway hit and killed

Investigators: Man walking in roadway hit and killed
(Source: Raycom Media)

DUNKLIN COUNTY, MO (KAIT) - A pedestrian died Tuesday night when police say a pickup truck struck him.

The incident happened at 9:15 p.m. on Route H, 11 miles west of Malden in Dunklin County, according to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report.

Joshua D. Palmer, 41, of Portageville was walking in the roadway when a 1999 Chevy Silverado driven by 19-year-old Devin Nall of Campbell struck him.

Dunklin County Coroner James Powell pronounced Palmer dead at the scene.

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