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.