82-year-old woman killed after being hit by car in Dubuque County identified

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DUBUQUE Co., Iowa (KWQC) - UPDATE 8/14: Authorities in Dubuque County have released the name of a woman killed while crossing the street.

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Police say an 80-year-old Epworth man was driving when he hit 82-year-old Lois Smith. She died from her injuries.

The accident is still being investigated, and no charges have been filed.

ORIGINAL: A woman has died after being hit by a car in Dubuque County Tuesday afternoon.

The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office says at approximately 4:38 p.m., they responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident on Placid Road south of Epworth, along with Epworth EMS.

Police say an 80-year-old Epworth man was traveling northbound on Placid Road when he struck an 82-year-old woman crossing the road. She died as a result of her injuries.

The accident is still under investigation. Police say names will be released Wednesday.