Man killed by vehicle in Topeka Tuesday morning

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TOPEKA (KSNT) – 21st and Fillmore is open again after an unidentified man was hit by several cars Tuesday morning.

The street reopened around 1:30 p.m. according to a store owner near the site who spoke with a KSNT reporter.

According to the TPD, authorities received a call just after 7:00 a.m. that a pedestrian had been hit by a vehicle. A preliminary investigation by police indicated an adult man was in the street near 21st and Fillmore when he was hit by a vehicle

The man was then hit by several additional vehicles.

Police reported the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

S.W. 21st between Clay and Western will be closed until further notice, according to police.

Authorities said they will release the name of the man once the next of kin is notified.

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