Fritch Woman Dies from Car Accident

An April 1 accident involving a pedestrian and a vehicle in Fritch has left a woman dead.

Fritch police say they were called out to the accident at 8:30 p.m. at West Broadway and North Longwood.

When police arrived on the scene, they found the woman had been hit by a Chevrolet SUV that had been traveling eastbound on Broadway in the left lane.

Police go on to say the pedestrian stepped out in front of the SUV.

Life-saving techniques were given to the woman, but she later died from her injuries.

The woman’s identity is being withheld until notifying her next of kin.

An investigation continues.

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