Garden City man dies after being hit by car

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GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) — Garden City police say a 77-year-old man died after he was hit by a car while walking across a city street.

The fatality was identified as Tiofilo Gallardo. Police say he was crossing a street Tuesday when he was hit by a pickup truck driven by 52-year-old Gary Orosco of Garden City.

Garden City police Capt. Michael Reagle said Gallardo was not walking in the crosswalk when he was struck.

The Garden City Telegram reports (http://bit.ly/186KMLK ) the investigation is continuing.

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Information from: The Garden City (Kan.) Telegram, http://www.gctelegram.com

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