November 13, 2012 in City

Hit-and-run kills pedestrian in Stevens County

Staff report

A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run collision tonight on state Route 231 in Stevens County.

Emergency personnel responded to the report of a woman in the roadway about two miles north of Ford, Wash., and administered CPR. The woman, who was not identified, was pronounced dead by the Stevens County Fire Department about 8 p.m., the Washington State Patrol said in a news release.

The northbound lane of the highway was blocked as investigators processed the scene, the WSP said.

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