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Police identify pedestrian killed on Dixie Highway

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Shively Police Department identified the man who was hit and killed on Dixie Highway as Michael W. Gibson.

Gibson, 47, was leaving a Thornton's in the 4500 block of Dixie Highway just after 4 a.m. Thursday and attempted to cross all six lanes of traffic.

He was hit while in the middle of the northbound lanes and died on the scene.

The driver stopped after hitting the victim, and police do not suspect alcohol involvement. The driver was not injured.

Police do not expect to file charges.

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