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Denton Man Struck, Killed by Truck

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DENTON, Md.- Maryland State Police say a 40-year-old Denton man died after being struck by a pickup truck on Sunday.

Troopers said that shortly before 11 a.m., Joseph Allen Meiklejohn, 40 was walking on the right shoulder of state Route 313 near Smith Landing Road between Denton and Greensboro when he was struck by a southbound Ford F-150. 

Meiklejohn was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

The MSP Crash Team responded to the scene and performed a reconstruction of the incident.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing but police said alcohol does not appear to be a factor. Troopers said charges are pending against the driver, identified as 56-year-old Linda Sue League of Greensboro, Md.

MD Route 313 was closed for about four hours while the accident was investigated and cleared.

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