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Man fatally struck by refrigerator box truck in MD

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WUSA9) -- Information is being sought after a man was fatally struck by a refrigerator box truck on northbound I-95, south of Brooklyn Bridge Rd. overpass Wednesday afternoon.

Police said the accident happened around 1:17 p.m. and involved the 26-year-old pedestrian, Benjamin S. Stanley, of Laurel, Md. Stanley was pronounced dead at the scene after being struck by the truck on northbound I-95, authorities said.

According to the investigation, Stanley was walking in the slow lane of traffic when he was hit. The driver who hit Stanley stayed at the scene and is not being charged, police said.

Maryland State Police investigators are seeking the public's assistance in obtaining additional information relating to this investigation. Witnesses or individuals with information are urged to contact Corporal W. Heath or Tfc. T. West of the Maryland State Police Criminal Enforcement Division at 410-761-5130, or contact the Maryland State Police Glen Burnie Barrack at reference case number 15-MSP-003332.