Man killed after being hit by 18 wheeler and two other cars at Lamar and Bellevue

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Memphis man was killed early Tuesday morning when he was hit by several vehicles.

It happened at Lamar and Bellevue.

Emergency crews were called to the scene around 5:35 a.m.

Police say 40-year-old Gentry Wright was in the crosswalk when he was hit by an 18-wheeler, thrown into the air and landed on a car and then thrown into the street where he was hit by another car.

The driver of one of the cars stopped and was given a citation for not having proof of insurance.

The drivers of the 18-wheeler and another car never stopped.

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