Woman struck, killed by car while crossing street

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A woman was struck and killed by a car as she walked across at the street at Roosevelt and Damen.

The accident happened just before 5 a.m.

A 67-year-old woman was unable to stop her westbound car in time.

She was questioned at the scene as paramedics tried to save the 45-year-old pedestrian; the victim died a short time later at Stroger Hospital.

Police haven’t released her name yet.

So far, no charges have been filed against the driver.

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