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Man Killed in Chattanooga Crash

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- A man was killed when he apparently walked out into Hixson Pike traffic.

Tuesday around 9:00 pm, Chattanooga Police Traffic Investigators responded to reports of a traffic fatality at 6400 Hixson Pike.  Rex Curtis told officers he was traveling north on Hixson Pike in the fast lane when a man appeared in his traffic lane.

Curtis swerved into the turn lane to avoid hitting the victim, 40 year old Charles Laymon, but he had already made contact.  Paramedics pronounced Laymon pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say no charges have been filed.

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