DPS: Man hit, killed along US-60 near Meridian Road in Apache Junction

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Posted at 5:56 AM, May 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-07 09:57:30-04

APACHE JUNCTION, AZ — A man was hit and killed along US-60 in the Apache Junction area early Friday morning.

According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety, officials received a report of a man lying in the left lane of the highway near Meridian Road.

DPS says the victim was struck by a vehicle and killed.

The investigation is ongoing and eastbound road restrictions are in place.

No further information has been released.