UPDATE | Victim named in Lawrence County accident

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LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) Investigators are working to figure out how a pedestrian was hit and killed Tuesday morning in Lawrence County, Ohio.

The Lawrence County Coroner identified the victim as 45-year-old Robert Nance of Pedro.

WSAZ.com does know the accident happened just before 7 a.m. along U.S. 52 near Rock Hollow Road in Hanging Rock.

Hanging Rock Police say three cars were involved, and the victim was wearing dark clothes at the time of the accident.

One eastbound lane was shut down for some time Tuesday morning, but emergency crews say the scene has been cleared.

Police say around the time of the accident the weather was cloudy, rainy and foggy which may have contributed to the cause of the crash.

Ohio State Police tells WSAZ.com they assisted Hanging Rock Police.

Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.

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