Woman Dies After Being Struck By Police Car

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NBC Washington

A woman died after being hit by a police car while crossing a road in Southeast D.C. Friday, police say.

Police are investigating after an officer in a marked car with lights and sirens was responding to help another officer Friday night at 9:37 p.m. when a woman crossing the road was struck by the car.

The officer was traveling southbound on the 2800 block of Minnesota Avenue, Southeast when the woman was hit not in a marked crosswalk.

The woman was transported to the hospital where she died from her injuries.

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