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HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) - The Washington County Sheriff's Office's says a woman who was allegedly texting while driving when she struck and killed a bicyclist has been indicted on a manslaughter charge.

Deputies say 24-year-old Nadine Rager of Hagerstown was indicted Wednesday. She is charged with manslaughter by vehicle, criminally negligent manslaughter by vehicle, hit and run, and using a text messaging device while driving.

Online court records do not list an attorney for Rager.

Deputies say about 10:30 p.m. on Jan. 29, 47-year-old John William Bushman Sr. of Hagerstown was riding a bicycle in Hagerstown when he was hit by a car that drove away without stopping. Bushman was pronounced dead at the scene.

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