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BRUSH VALLEY TOWNSHIP — A local woman was killed Saturday evening when a pickup truck hit her as she walked along Route 259 near Wagner Drive, officials reported today.

Careen Mae Jones, 43, died at the scene of the accident near her home along the highway, according to the Indiana County coroner’s office.

Investigators said Jones was hit just after 10 p.m. by a southbound Chevrolet Silverado driven by a 19-year-old Seward man.

State police withheld the driver’s name.

No other details have been released.