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A woman was killed in Lancaster when she walked into the path of an SUV, authorities said Monday.

The crash occurred about 10:50 p.m. Sunday on Avenue K east of Stanridge Avenue, said Det. Ryan Bodily of the sheriff’s Lancaster Station.

“Preliminary information gathered at the scene revealed a female adult pedestrian walked south onto Avenue K into the path of a Jeep Grand Cherokee,” Bodily said.

The man driving the Jeep stopped at the scene, he said.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene, Bodily said.

“Drugs and alcohol do not appear to be a factor with the male adult driver and is unknown for the female adult pedestrian,” he said.

The woman’s name was not released pending family notification.

—City News Service

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