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Commercial Truck Hits and Kills Pedestrian in Toppenish

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TOPPENISH, WA - The Washington State Patrol is taking over the investigation into a crash that killed a pedestrian in Toppenish. 

Toppenish Police say 69-year-old Maria DeJesus Meza was walking on East 3rd Avenue near Division Street Saturday afternoon, when a commercial truck crashed into her. 

Firefighters and paramedics responded, but Meza died at the scene. 

Police haven't said who is at fault for the accident.

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