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August 15, 2012
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Pedestrian killed in South Lake accident

A 49-year-old man died Tuesday night in South Lake Tahoe after being struck by a van on westbound Highway 50.

At about 9:16 p.m., South Lake Tahoe Police Officer Chris Webber had just exited his police car and was walking to a business located on Highway 50 just west of Pioneer Trail.

Webber heard the sound of a traffic collision just west of his location and went to investigate. Webber found that a 49 year old man had just been struck by a full size van in the No. 2 westbound lane of Highway 50. The man was not breathing …

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The Record Courier Updated Aug 15, 2012 12:54PM Published Aug 15, 2012 12:34PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.