Female pedestrian struck and killed in Birmingham indentified

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham police were called to 6th Avenue South and 1st Street South early Monday morning.

Investigators say they found a 35-year-old woman who had been struck by a car. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. They say the woman and a man were crossing the street to a convenience store when she was hit.

The Jefferson County coroner identified the woman as Latoya Patriece Brown of Birmingham. She was pronounced dead at 12:14 a.m. at the scene.

Police have detained a woman who they say was driving the car. The driver stopped and stayed at the scene. There’s no word yet on charges.

As soon as Birmingham police release more information, we will update this story.

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