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CHRISTIANSBURG, VA -

2:04 p.m. Thursday

Christiansburg Police identified the man hit and killed by the truck at 68-year-old Bobby Ray Nunley.

Investigators believe Nunley was homeless.

Police do not plan to file charges against the truck driver.

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7:42 a.m. Wednesday

Christiansburg authorities tell us a man was hit and killed just before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday while walking in the 2700 block of Roanoke St. The preliminary investigation indicates a Ford F-350 truck was traveling eastbound on Roanoke St. when the driver hit the man.

The man died at the scene. The driver of the truck stopped at the scene. Though the investigation is ongoing, the victim was wearing a black jacket and dark jeans and it is not believed the driver saw him before he was hit.

At this time, alcohol is not believed to have been a factor for the driver and no charges have been filed. The identity of the victim is not being released pending notification of next of kin.

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