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NEW ORLEANS -- Police have identified the victim in an accident last week that left a pedestrian dead.

Troopers working in conjunction with the St. Tammany Parish Coroner's Office successfully located and made contact with the deceased pedestrian's next of kin earlier today.

According to Louisiana State Police, 57-year-old Donna Demaree of Slidell died after a vehicle struck her near the intersection of U.S. 190 and Cross Gates Boulevard.

Police were able to notify the victim's family Monday.

The driver of the vehicle passed a breathalyzer test. No charges have been filed in the case.

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