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Man struck, killed by vehicle in Tazewell County

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CLAYPOOL HILL (WVVA) - A Tazewell County man died this weekend after being struck by a vehicle while walking along a highway in the early morning hours.

Sgt. T.W. Carter of the Claypool Hill detachment of the Virginia State Police said 59-year-old Earl Junior Coffey of Pounding Mill was struck and killed around 3 a.m. Saturday while walking along Route 19N/460E -- approximately 2 miles outside Claypool Hill.

Carter said Coffey was walking in the roadway with no reflective clothing on.

No charges have been filed against the driver.

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