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Man charged in connection with death of Southington walker

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A woman was killed on Savage Street in Southington on Aug. 15. (WFSB file photo) A woman was killed on Savage Street in Southington on Aug. 15. (WFSB file photo)
SOUTHINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Southington have arrested a man months after they said he struck and killed a woman in town.

Jarred Korab, 38, of Wallingford, was speeding down Savage Street near Rockwood Drive when he hit 50-year-old Amal Abouchacra, police said.

The incident happened on Aug. 15 just before 10 a.m.

Abouchacra was walking down Savage street at the time.

She was brought to Bradley Memorial Hospital where she died.

Korab was charged on Nov. 22 with misconduct with a motor vehicle and traveling unreasonably fast.

His bond was set at $5,000.

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