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Man hit & killed by car

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The Polk County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly accident, involving a pedestrian.

Deputies say around 9:32 last night, a 24 year old woman was driving on Alturas Rd. near Citrus Avenue.

At the same time, they say 33 year old Mark Pilburn was walking into the roadway.

The driver didn't see him,  hit Pilburn, and then pulled over to help.

Pilburn died at the scene. The road was closed for 3 hours for the investigation.

No charges are expected.

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