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Woman killed while crossing I-95

By Associated Press
Published On: Oct 21 2012 02:49:59 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 21 2012 03:17:07 PM CDT
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HALIFAX, N.C. -

The North Carolina Highway Patrol says a Roanoke Rapids woman has been struck and killed by a pickup truck while walking on an Interstate 95 exit ramp.
    
Troopers said 43-year-old Symanthia Pierce was trying to cross I-95 around 2 a.m. Saturday after her vehicle broke down when she was hit at Exit 171 by the truck.
    
Authorities say charges will not be filed against the pickup truck driver.

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