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A Wichita man was killed early Wednesday morning when he was struck by a truck on the Kansas Turnpike.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, at about 6 a.m. Wednesday, emergency crews were called to the scene of an accident near mile-marker 117.9 northbound on the Kansas Turnpike — about nine miles south of the Emporia tollgate.

The Highway Patrol report states 32-year-old Brandon James Henderson of Wichita was a pedestrian on the Kansas Turnpike when he was struck by a box truck driven by Ibrahim Al Seady Hadi of Kansas City, Missouri.

Henderson was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck was not injured.

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