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Woman killed while walking in Royal Oak Township

Posted at 5:13 AM, Apr 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-12 16:48:28-04

Police say a woman was killed while crossing the road late Tuesday night. 

It happened in Royal Oak Township.

Michigan State Police and Detroit Police responded to the crash. We're told a woman was walking across 8 Mile when she was hit by a car and killed.

Police have not released any additional details about the victim. 

The road was closed all night for the crash investigation but has since reopened. 

Detroit police say the 78-year-old driver stopped at the scene. 

Editor's note: Police initially said the driver did not remain at the crash site