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Topeka police find woman dead after she was hit by vehicle

November 18, 2021 GMT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A woman has died after being hit by a vehicle in Topeka, police there said.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday a few blocks south of Childrens Park, police said in a news release. Officers called to the scene found Gretchen Cabrera, 42, of Topeka, unresponsive in the roadway. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are not calling the crash a hit-and-run and said the investigation into the deadly accident is ongoing.