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Arlington man killed changing tire on I-20

ARLINGTON -- An unidentified man died while he was trying to change a flat tire in the 4000 block of Interstate-20 about 4 p.m. Friday.

The man pulled his older model Ford F-150 pickup to the inside shoulder east of Park Springs Boulevard and was struck by a 19-year-old woman traveling westbound on Interstate-20 in an older model Nissan Altima, police said. No citations were issued, but the accident is under investigation, police said.

Authorities closed two of the westbound lanes of Interstate-20 immediately following the accident, but by 6:30 p.m., they were reopened, police said.