Woman in road hit, killed by vehicle in Brinkley

BRINKLEY (AP) - The Arkansas State Police say a 70-year-old Brinkley woman was killed when she was hit by a sport utility vehicle on U.S. 49 in Brinkley.

The police report on the collision says Betty Stafford was in the northbound lane of the highway when she was struck shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday.

Troopers say the driver of the SUV and a passenger were not injured in the crash.

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