• Police: Pedestrian was in crosswalk when fatally struck

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    WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A 20-year-old woman has died after being struck by a vehicle while trying to cross a street in Worcester.

    The Telegram & Gazette reports that Gabriella Lowell was killed Tuesday. Investigators believe she was in a crosswalk when she was hit by an SUV.

    The driver remained at the scene. Police identified him as a 21-year-old man but did not release his name. It is unclear if charges will be filed.

    Lowell's grandfather says the family got word of the crash Tuesday night and knew Lowell had been walking in the area. He says his wife went to the scene and discovered that Lowell had been hit.

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