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Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle while crossing I-610 North Loop, police say

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HOUSTON – A woman was killed Saturday after being struck by a vehicle while crossing the I-610 North Loop, Houston police said.

The incident was reported at 2:16 p.m. on 610 North Loop at the I-45 North entrance ramp.

Police said three people ran across the freeway and a woman slipped, fell and was hit and killed.

The freeway was closed for hours as police investigated the scene.

The victim's identity has not been released.

The driver of the vehicle showed no signs of intoxication and was released at the scene, police said.


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