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updated 5:11 PM UTC, Oct 5, 2015

Independence Pedestrian Killed in Crash

  • Written by Brian B
  • Published in News


Investigation continues into a deadly crash involving a pedestrian.

It happened a little before 6:00 on Highway 93 in Independence on Wednesday night.

According to published reports, police say a car hit a woman and when crews got to the scene she was unresponsive.

She was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. The driver of the car was taken for a mandatory blood draw, but the chief says alcohol is not a factor.

No names are being released. There is no word on what caused the crash. Crews had to shut down Highway 93 for hours on Wednesday night.



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