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Elderly woman killed by car in Columbia County

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Updated: 11/29/2013 2:04 pm
COLUMBIA COUNTY, Fla. -- An 81-year-old woman in Columbia County is dead after she was hit by a car early Friday morning.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Rose May Franks was crossing County Road 242 at about 2:50 a.m. when a car driven by Chad Driskell, 24, hit her.

According to the news release, Driskell told police he didn't see her in time to avoid the crash.

He and his passenger were not hurt.

The crash is under investigation.
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Fred Thompson - 11/30/2013 12:24 AM
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Sad! but evedintly she had dementia. 3am and walking across the street!?
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