Woman killed trying to cross SW Freeway

April 5, 2009 5:54:16 AM PDT
The Southwest Freeway was shut down for several hours overnight after a woman was hit and killed. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Investigators say the woman's car broke down on the left shoulder of 59 just past the West Loop around 10pm.

When she tried to cross several lanes of traffic, she was hit and killed by a pickup truck and several other cars.

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