Woman trying to cross freeway hit, killed

February 25, 2008 8:14:31 AM PST
A woman trying to cross the freeway was hit and killed by an oncoming vehicle.It happened on the East Freeway near the Beltway last night. The woman had just left work at a nearby Wal-Mart.

Police say the driver did stop and tried to help, but the woman died instantly. Lanes of the East Freeway were closed while crews investigated the wreck.

The lanes have since re-opened.

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