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Police release name of pedestrian killed by vehicle in west Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police released the name of the man struck and killed by a pickup truck Thursday night.

Investigators say the driver of a Dodge Dakota pickup truck was traveling west on West Boulevard, near Ross Avenue, when 60-year-old Johnny Lee Tisdale jumped out in front of the vehicle.

Police say the driver had little time to react and hitTisdale.

Police say the driver is not facing charges at this time, but the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to call CMPD Detective Steve Williams at 704-336-8862.

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