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      Worker struck, killed on I-40 in Arkansas

      VAN BUREN, Ark. (AP) - Police in Van Buren say a road worker on Interstate 40 has been struck and killed by a vehicle.

      KHBS reports (http://bit.ly/1egIQlI ) that the incident happened early Thursday morning near exit 20.

      Police say the worker was not in a construction zone when he was hit.

      Traffic on I-40 was down to one lane with officers on the scene.

      The name of the worker has not been released.

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      Information from: KHBS-TV, http://www.4029tv.com

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