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Man sitting in road after wreck fatally struck by car

By Gavin Lesnick

This article was published July 11, 2014 at 6:25 a.m.

A 34-year-old Mulberry man was fatally struck by a car early Thursday as he sat in the road after his own vehicle was involved in a wreck, authorities said.

Arkansas State Police say Karl Brandon Kasprytzki had been involved in a rollover crash on Pointer Trail in Van Buren and was sitting in the eastbound lane of a two-lane bridge west of his vehicle about 5:45 a.m.

Kasprytzki was then hit by an eastbound Nissan Maxima, according to an accident report. He died at the scene.

The death and three others Thursday raised to 221 the number of people killed in traffic crashes in Arkansas so far this year, according to preliminary figures.

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SUPERDUTY says... July 11, 2014 at 11:39 a.m.

Darwin award?????

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MasterOfObvious says... July 11, 2014 at 2:05 p.m.

Read and learn........

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calayes says... July 11, 2014 at 3:14 p.m.

Maybe he was in a state of shock or had a head injury and didn't know better.

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JessePinkman says... July 11, 2014 at 3:28 p.m.

Probably not a Darwin award; he was probably in shock. The Darwin Award for this week goes to the guy who picked up the copperhead on a camping trip and it bit him 3 times and he died

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