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Pedestrian struck, killed overnight in New Orleans

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NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A 33-year-old woman died after being struck by a car while walking on Oleander Street.

According to NOPD, the pedestrian was walking near the corner of Oleander and Short when a 64-year-old man in a red Ford pickup truck struck her. Police say the woman was walking in the middle of the road, but aren't sure why. EMS took her to the hospital where she later died.

No citations were issued in the incident and alcohol tests are pending. The incident is under investigation.

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