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Pedestrian from EC killed near Blessing

Posted: Friday, July 6, 2012 7:00 pm | Updated: 9:15 pm, Fri Jul 6, 2012.

A 17-year-old El Campo man was killed Friday morning in Matagorda County after police say he was walking in a lane of traffic and was struck by a vehicle.

Marvin Joseph Shimek was reportedly walking in the middle of FM 1095 four miles east of Blessing around 1:51 a.m. when he was hit by a 2005 Chevrolet pickup truck.

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