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Police: Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Vehicle in Dover

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DOVER, Del. - Police in Dover say one woman is dead after being hit by a car early Wednesday morning.

The Dover Police Department says officers responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle in the area of Leipsic Road and Plaza Drive just before 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. Police say a 25-year-old woman was attempting to walk eastbound across Leipsic Road and Plaza Drive, and was struck by a 2012 Chrysler 200 that was traveling eastbound on Leipsic Road.

Police say the woman was wearing all black and was not wearing any reflective clothing or carrying a flashlight at the time of the accident. Police say she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Dover Police say they are not releasing the name of the victim, pending family notifications.

Police say the driver of the vehicle was not charged in the incident and alcohol was determined not to be a factor in the pedestrian accident.

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