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Zenaida Ines Jiminez hit by car, killed while walking dog on sidewalk

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(WJLA) - A 58-year-old woman who was walking her dog on a sidewalk in Woodbridge was hit and killed by a car Saturday morning.

The crash happened on Old Bridge Road near Clipper Drive in Woodbridge just before 9:40 a.m., Prince William County Police officials say. Authorities say that the victim, Zenaida Ines Jiminez, was on the sidewalk when she was hit by an out-of-control BMW.

Jiminez was taken to a nearby hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Authorities do not know what caused the driver, who remained on the scene, to lose control of the car.

Authorities do not believe that a variety of factors, including speed or alcohol, led to the crash. No charges have yet been filed.

The woman's dog was not hurt.

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