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      Man struck by trash truck in Columbia Heights dies

      The collision happened at 14th Street and Columbia Road NW in Columbia Heights.

      WASHINGTON (AP) Authorities have identified a pedestrian who was struck and killed by a garbage truck in northwest Washington.

      Police say 31-year-old Stanley W. Huff Jr. of Washington was struck as the truck was backing out of an alley in the 2900 block of Harvard Court about 2 p.m. Monday.

      Authorities say the incident remains under investigation.