Woman killed after being struck by vehicle in Morgan City parking lot

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A woman was killed Tuesday afternoon when she was struck by a vehicle in a parking lot in Morgan City.

Accordint to Morgan City Police,  it happened around 1:30 p.m. when a female driver was driving through a private drive near the intersection of LA Hwy 70 and Victor II Blvd.and hit a female pedestrian. 

A preliminary investigation has revealed that 55 year old Tammy Warrington of Berwick was stuck at the entrance to a business by an SUV driven by 37 year old Erin Metz of Morgan City.

The driver and victim did not know each other, according to police.  

Warrington was transported to Teche Regional Medical Center where she succumbed to her injuries, police said.

The accident is still under investigation by the Morgan City Police Department.

There are no citations or charges at this time pending the conclusion of the investigation and results of routine toxicology tests.

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