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30-year-old woman killed after running in front of tractor-trailer, troopers said

Officials said the woman had previously stabbed a man on I-4

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 30-year-old woman is dead after troopers said she was hit by a tractor-trailer truck.

Troopers said the tractor-trailer was driving east on I-4 when the woman ran out in front of the truck.

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Authorities said the woman from Kissimmee was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to officials, the woman had previously stabbed a man in a car on the shoulder of I-4.

Orange County Sheriff’s deputies said the woman and a 27-year-old man were driving east on I-4 when the two go into an argument.

The man pulled the car onto the shoulder, and officials said the woman broke a bottle and struck the man.

The man was taken to a hospital, his condition is unknown.

The crash is still under investigation.


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