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Pedestrian Hit and Killed by Vehicle on Franklin Road

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Roanoke City Police tell us a pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle on Franklin Road.

Both southbound lanes are still closed near the Townside Festival Shopping Center.

No further information is being released at this time.

Police are directing traffic, and drivers are being asked to make a U-turn and head back toward downtown Roanoke on Franklin Road.

They say Franklin will likely be closed for quite some time.