Billerica woman, 79, dies after being hit by car

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BILLERICA, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – A 79-year-old woman died Wednesday after she was hit by a car in Billerica.

Police responded to a report of a car crash involving a pedestrian on Boston Road at about 7:40 p.m. While police headed to the scene, witnesses began administering life saving measures in an attempt the save the victim, identified as Insook Choi, of Billerica.

Choi was transported to Lahey Clinic in Burlington where she was pronounced deceased.

Investigators believe the 79-year-old was crossing an undesignated, poorly lit area of the road when she was hit.

No citations or charges have been issued.