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83-Year-Old Killed While Walking Along Roadside

Posted November 12, 2007 12:46 p.m. EST

— An 83-year-old woman was hit and killed Saturday by a minivan as she was walking along a Robeson County road.

Louise Oxendine Barton, of 286 Redmond Road, was walking along Deep Ranch Road about 6:40 p.m. when she was hit by the 2000 Mercury, driven by Mattie Jacobs, 53, of J.C. Hut Road, the Robeson County Highway Patrol said.

Authorities were not expected to file charges against Jacob, they said.