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Pedestrian hit by truck in South Shreveport

A pedestrian was struck by a U.S. Postal truck Friday morning on E. 70th Street in Shreveport. A pedestrian was struck by a U.S. Postal truck Friday morning on E. 70th Street in Shreveport.
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - The pedestrian struck by a U.S. Postal truck early Friday morning in South Shreveport is expected to survive.

The accident happened at 5:30 a.m. on East 70th Street near Youree Drive and East Kings Highway. Officers say the postal driver said he didn't see the person. Officers also said the pedestrian was wearing dark clothing and walking on the wrong side of the road.

The pedestrian, who police say didn't appear to have life-threatening injuries, was taken to University Health with head trauma. The postal worker was not ticketed. 

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