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Baton Rouge police identify woman killed Monday night, struck by car on 72nd Ave.


BATON ROUGE, Louisiana — Baton Rouge police have identified a woman killed Monday night when she was struck by a car as she was walking in the middle of 72nd Avenue.

Cpl. Don Coppola tells The Advocate ( ) 35-year-old Maria Cunningham was pronounced dead at the scene.

Coppola says investigators suspect she may have been drinking alcoholic beverages or she was on drugs before she was hit.

Information from: The Advocate,

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