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98-year-old woman struck, killed by vehicle in Orange County

Posted October 24, 2020 4:55 p.m. EDT
Updated October 24, 2020 5:00 p.m. EDT


— On Saturday morning a 98-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle in front of a Food Lion in Orange County.

According to officials, Nell Richardson was hit as she crossed the parking lot. Emergency personnel transported her to Duke Hospital, where she died.

Orange County deputies responded to the crash at 101 N. Scottswood Blvd., off U.S. Highway 70, about a mile outside Hillsborough town limits.

An ongoing investigation is in progress, and more information will be released as it becomes available.

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