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Pedestrian killed by semi near US 23 entrance ramp

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A pedestrian was struck and killed by a semi truck on US 23 near the Monroe Street entrance ramp Wednesday afternoon.

Sylvania Police have identified the pedestrian as Jeffrie Shirey, 37, from Holland.

Shirey was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the semi truck was not injured.

The accident caused major backups on southbound US 23 during the evening commute.

The accident remains under investigation.

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