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HARVEY, La. A Harvey woman was killed after being hit by a pickup truck while to cross Manhattan Boulevard Tuesday morning, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office

Around 6:00 a.m., Desiree Felton, 56, was hit by the truck near the intersection of Ute Drive and Manhattan Boulevard.

The driver of the truck told deputies he was driving north on Manhattan, but did not see Felton until it was too late to stop. The driver was not cited, according to the JPSO, and the Jefferson Parish District Attorney's Office will be consulted about the incident.

Felton was pronounced dead on the scene, according to the JPSO.


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