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Woman killed in 18-wheeler truck collision

09/08/2013 06:06 EDT | Updated 11/08/2013 05:12 EST
A female pedestrian has died after being struck by an 18-wheel semi truck in Vernon, B.C.

The collision took place at about 11:00 a.m. PT on Highway 97 at 25th Avenue.

The woman, who is thought to be in her 30s, died of her injuries at the scene.

Police are investigating. They say the truck driver is co-operating with the investigation.

There is no indication that speed or alcohol were factors in the collision.

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