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73-year-old pedestrian killed in Rocky Mount

Posted August 29, 2012 1:03 p.m. EDT

— A 73-year-old woman died Tuesday evening after she was hit by a car in Rocky Mount.

Police said Wednesday that a 2006 Buick Lacrosse traveling east on Sunset Avenue hit Annie Dillard shortly before 8:30 p.m. as she was crossing the road in the 3500 block of Sunset Avenue.

Authorities did not release the driver's name or say whether charges would be filed in the wreck.

It remains under investigation.