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Pedestrian struck, killed by tractor-trailer in Kingston, Ont.

A man died after he was struck by a tractor-trailer in Kingston, Ont., early Saturday morning. 

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating

Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a man was struck and killed on Highway 401 in Kingston, Ont. (CBC)

A 62-year-old Prince Edward County man died after he was struck by a tractor-trailer on Highway 401 in Kingston, Ont., early Saturday morning. 

Ontario Provincial Police said 62-year-old Robert B. Gale was struck on the highway's westbound lanes, approximately one kilometre east of Highway 15,  at around 3:50 a.m. 

Gale was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. 

The westbound lanes on Highway 401 were detoured at Joyceville Road and were reopened early Saturday afternoon. 

Police are investigating the incident, but said they do not anticipate any charges against the driver.