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Sep. 23, 2018 | Sunday
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Pedestrian stuck, killed in Welland
A 65-year-old woman was struck and killed trying to cross the road in Welland on Thursday. (Police lights/File)

A 65-year-old woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Welland Thursday night.

The incident occurred at around 10:15 p.m. on Southworth St. near Morningstar Ave. 

Police said a 2009 Pontiac Vibe, driven by a 22-year-old male, was traveling northbound on Southworth St. when a 65-year-old woman stepped into the path of this car. 

The woman was then struck a second time by a southbound 2002 Chevrolet Suburban, driven by a 42-year-old Wainfleet male. 

The pedestrian suffered fatal injuries. 

Neither driver suffered any physical injuries.

Police are not releasing the name of the pedestrian out of respect for the family.  

Any witnesses are asked to contact police at 905-688-4111, ext. 5500.

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