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Pedestrian killed on NB I-75 in West Chester identified

A pedestrian was hit and killed on northbound Interstate 75 near Tylersville Road early Friday. (Provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation) A pedestrian was hit and killed on northbound Interstate 75 near Tylersville Road early Friday. (Provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation)
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A pedestrian was struck and killed on northbound Interstate 75 near Tylersville Road Friday morning, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

Troopers think the victim was walking on the highway between Tylersville and Cincinnati-Dayton roads about 8:45 a.m., but they are not sure why.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol identified the victim as Timothy Tzeiranakis, 27-years-old from West Chester. Tzeiranakis was pronounced dead at the scene. 

All northbound lanes closed for about a half hour. All lanes fully reopened by 11 a.m.

The case remains under investigation.

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