SUV jumps curb, kills woman on Montgomery County sidewalk

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A pedestrian was killed she was struck by a sport-utility vehicle that jumped the curb of a parking lot in Cherry Hill.

According to Montgomery County police, the driver of a 2002 Mitsubishi Montero was leaving the parking lot of Orchard Center shopping center around 6 p.m. Tuesday, when the SUV drove over a curb, across the grass and struck a woman walking on the sidewalk along Broadbirch Drive.

The woman was taken to a hospital in Baltimore where she died. The driver, an adult female, was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

Police have not released the name of the victim.

Anyone who witnessed the crash can call investigators at (240) 773-6620.

smccabe@washingtonexaminer.com

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