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Two women hit by car in Yakima; One dead

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- One woman is dead after being hit by a car on Nob Hill Boulevard in Yakima. The accident happened Tuesday just after 6:30 p.m.

Yakima police say the 20-year-old driver, Monica Barajas struck 22-year-old Sarah Nelson and 20-year-old Brittny Kilpatrick, both of Yakima. Nelson was treated at a hopsital and later released. Kilpatrick died on Wednesday from injuries sustained in the collision.

Investigators are looking closely at the accident, reviewing both the driver and pedestrians' actions. Police do not think drugs or alcohol were a factor.