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Pedestrian struck, killed in central Toledo

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TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

We've now learned a woman who was struck by a vehicle on Franklin Ave. near Delaware in central Toledo around 5 AM Monday morning later died at the hospital.

Nazia Awada reportedly stepped onto Franklin into the path of a vehicle driven by Ralph Worthy.  Police say Worthy immediately called 9-1-1 and remained at the scene.

Nazia was transported to St. Vincent's ER, where she was pronounced dead just before 5:45 AM.

Investigators say it does not appear alcohol or speed were factors in the accident.  The investigation is ongoing.

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