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Woman hit, killed by minivan on Dixie Highway

The incident happened just before 1 a.m. Wednesday. (Source: WAVE 3 News) The incident happened just before 1 a.m. Wednesday. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
Police believe the victim had been walking down Dixie Highway near Blanton Lane. (Source: WAVE 3 News) Police believe the victim had been walking down Dixie Highway near Blanton Lane. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A woman was hit and killed by a minivan on Dixie Highway early Wednesday morning while walking down the roadway, police said.

The incident happened just before 1 a.m. near the intersection of Dixie Highway and Blanton Lane.

The victim, who police said was in her 20s or 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The driver stopped and waited for emergency responders to arrive.

Police are trying to figure out what led to the incident.

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