Pedestrian killed after being hit by vehicle in Jackson identified

Pedestrian killed after being hit by vehicle in Jackson identified
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Police are investigating after a man was killed in Jackson.

It happened on I-220 North near Industrial Drive just before 4 a.m. Saturday morning.

According to authorities, the man received fatal injuries after walking in the road and being hit by a vehicle.

He has been identified by the Hinds County coroner as 24-year-old Dalvon Porter.

The driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

No charges are pending.

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