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Woman hit and killed by vehicle in Apache Junction

Posted at 9:50 AM, Oct 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-19 17:14:03-04

A woman was hit and killed while walking in Apache Junction this morning. 

Around 6 a.m., the woman was hit by a driver traveling southbound on Delaware Drive between Smoketree and Foothills streets. 

According to police, the driver attempted life-saving measures on the woman, but she died at the scene. 

Investigators are working to determine the cause of the crash.

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It's unclear if the woman was walking in a crosswalk or not at the time of the crash. 

Delaware Drive will remain closed until the investigation is completed.