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Woman hit and killed on Preston Highway identified

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The victim's friends told police they had just left a restaurant and bar in the 8100 block of Preston Highway. The victim's friends told police they had just left a restaurant and bar in the 8100 block of Preston Highway.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The coroner released the identity of a woman who was hit and killed by someone driving a van.

The accident occurred Sunday around 4:36 a.m. on Preston Highway at Pinecroft Drive near Blue Lick Road in the Okolona neighborhood of Louisville.

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Larry Carroll, a Deputy Coroner in Jefferson County, pronounced the woman dead at the scene.

Deputy Carroll later released her identity as Felecia Burton, 40, of Lexington, Kentucky. Her cause of death was multiple blunt force trauma.

Funeral arrangements for Burton are pending.

Police said they do not expect charges to be filed against the driver of the van.

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