Woman, 77, hit and killed by car in Lacey

Staff writerFebruary 12, 2014 

COURTESY PHOTO — Lacey Police Department

An elderly woman died Wednesday night when she was hit by a car in Lacey, police said.

The crash happened about 6:45 p.m. at Ruddell Road Southeast and 19th Avenue Southeast.

Lacey police Sgt. Shannon Barnes said the driver stopped immediately, and that multiple vehicles pulled over to try to help the 77-year-old woman, who died at the scene.

Barnes said the woman was not in a marked crosswalk when she was hit, and that police were still investigating.

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