Man dies after trying to walk across I-70 east of Manhattan

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Authorities say a 21-year-old man died while trying to walk across Interstate 70 during the early morning hours Sunday.

The crash east of Manhattan forced the closure of I-70 for a couple hours after it happened shortly before 4 a.m.

The Kansas Highway Patrol says Matthew Bailey of Mayetta died after he was struck by an eastbound Jeep Wrangler driven by a 23-year-old Cyrus Renfrow of Greenwood, South Carolina.

Renfrow and his passenger were not hurt.

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