Newton woman killed when crossing street

NEWTON COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - An elderly woman from Newton died Wednesday morning when she was hit by a car while crossing the street in Newton County.

Mineze Harrell, 88, died at 11:50 a.m. at the scene, which was on State Highway 87, two-tenths of a mile north of FM 1414.

According to the DPS report, Harrell was crossing the street when she was hit by a 1993 Dodge Dynasty, driven by Annie Page, of Newton, at 11:13 a.m.

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