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Salem Man Killed After Being Struck By Vehicle
Updated July 28, 2015 7:45 AM | Filed under: Accident
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(SALEM) - A Salem man was struck by a vehicle and killed Saturday night after leaving a local bar.

According to the Salem Police Department, officers were called to Luke's Tavern on West Mulberry Street at 9:45 p.m. after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in front of the bar.

Witness statements report that 48-year-old Gregory Lee Shell of Salem had just left Luke's Tavern and was walking south across West Mulberry Street when he was struck by a vehicle.

Shell died at the scene.

Witnesses told police a semi tractor-trailer and another vehicle could have been involved.

Detectives with the Washington County Sheriff's Department and the Salem Police Department are investigating the accident.

Police say a reconstruction of the accident was being conducted to determine which vehicle struck Shell.

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