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Woman killed after being struck by Uber driver in Windsor Locks

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WINDSOR LOCKS, CT (WFSB) -

A woman in Windsor Locks is dead after being struck by an Uber driver on Sunday night.

Police said the unidentified 68-year-old woman was struck near a Shell station on the Ella Grasso Turnpike, also known as Route 75.

They said the call came in around 7:50 p.m.

The woman was taken to St. Francis Hospital. She was pronounced dead around 9 p.m.

The road was closed while crews investigated how the incident happened.

They said the woman was crossing Route 75 at the time.

The Uber driver did stop, according to police. He was hospitalized for chest pains.

Police said no charges have been filed.

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