Pedestrian killed after being struck by a truck in Russell Co.

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RUSSELL COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – One person has died after a vehicle struck a pedestrian along I-70 Friday night.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Jeffery Harris of Russell was working along the side of the roadway when he was hit by a truck that was traveling eastbound. Harris died from his injuries.

The accident happened just before midnight.

The driver of the truck was not injured in the accident.


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