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Woman dies a week after being struck by vehicle in Dartmouth

A 65-year-old man from Cole Harbour has been charged with failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk. Alexa MacLean/Global Halifax

A 65-year-old woman died on Tuesday a week after she was struck by a vehicle in Dartmouth.

Halifax Regional Police say they were called to the crash in the 600 block of Portland Street on March 31 at around 10:15 a.m.

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Police say a vehicle turning from Eisner Boulevard to Portland Street struck a 68-year-old woman as she was crossing Portland Street in a marked crosswalk.

She was taken to hospital, where she died from her injuries Tuesday night.

A 65-year-old man from Cole Harbour has been charged with failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.

 

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