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Woman killed by passing trailer in Durham

Posted July 15, 2020 2:58 p.m. EDT
Updated July 15, 2020 5:18 p.m. EDT

 Durham police car

— Police were investigating the Wednesday morning death of a pedestrian in Durham.

Donna Michele Hunter, 56, of Durham, was walking near a bus stop on Junction Road at about 8:30 a.m. when she stepped into the roadway near Ross Road, police said. A Ford F-250 pickup was towing a metal trailer south on Junction Road, and the trailer hit Hunter, police said.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

No charges had been filed in the case as of Wednesday evening.

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