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Pedestrian killed in Baton Rouge

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Baton Rouge police say a 21-year-old woman was struck and killed by a pickup overnight.

The accident happened late Tuesday night in the 1400 block of Brightside.

Police say Brittany Griese was walking on the side of the road when she was hit.

Police say the 21-year-old driver of the truck showed no signs of alcohol usage.

Investigators say Griese died at the scene from injuries sustained during the crash.

The accident remains under investigation.

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