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Police investigating fatal auto-pedestrian crash in Spokane Valley

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The scene of a crash in Spokane Valley Sunday. The scene of a crash in Spokane Valley Sunday.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

Update: Spokane sheriff's deputies report the 70-year-old pedestrian involved in a crash Sunday morning died from her injuries at the hospital Sunday morning.

Previous coverage: 

Spokane Valley Police and sheriff's deputies were called to the scene of a serious auto pedestrian crash near the intersection of Barker Road and Boone Avenue Sunday morning. 

The crash happened around 7:30 a.m. Deputies say an elderly woman was crossing Barker Road as she walked westbound on Boone when she was hit by a car driven by a woman headed south.

The pedestrian was seriously injured and was immediately taken to an area hospital.

Spokane Valley traffic collision techs were called to the scene to investigate. They do not believe impairment was a factor in the crash.

Police say the driver has not been charged as of Sunday, but the investigation is active and ongoing. Detectives are still processing the scene and interviewing witnesses in the area.

If you saw what happened and have not yet spoken with police, you're asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.

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