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Pedestrian struck and killed by truck along U.S. 95

Updated Wednesday, May 22, 2013 | 2:41 p.m.

A 37-year-old Henderson woman died after she was hit by a truck Tuesday night as she walked along U.S. 95 near the Railroad Pass Hotel and Casino.

The woman, who was hit about 9:40 p.m., was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead at 11:16 p.m., according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.

The Clark County Coroner's Office identified her as Penny Franco.

No additional details about the circumstances surrounding the incident were immediately released.

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