Elderly woman fatally hit by pick-up truck in Boardman

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Troopers say the 70-year-old woman walked into the path of southbound traffic

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WYTV) – A 70-year-old woman was killed while walking across Market Street in Boardman Monday night.

The victim was identified as Petra Marquez Torres, of Youngstown.

It happened in front of a car wash near St. Elizabeth Hospital and Marwood Circle around 9:40 p.m.

Troopers say Marquez Torres walked into the path of southbound traffic and was hit by a pickup truck.

They don’t think alcohol or drugs played a role in the crash.

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is still investigating.

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