GALLERY: Truck strikes, kills woman in Abilene (10 photos)

POSTED: 12:34 PM Jan 30 2013   UPDATED: 9:30 AM Jan 03 2013

A pedestrian was killed Thursday morning after being struck by a truck at South 1st and Sewell streets. Police said the homeless woman flew about 153 feet after being hit. The accident occurred shortly after 7 a.m. The woman had just gotten off a bus and was crossing the street when a Dodge hit her, a witness said.

The woman was pushing a stroller filled with some of her possessions at the time of the accident.

Photos by Joe Fry/KTXS

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