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Edmonton police charge woman in pedestrian death

Susan Power, 51, charged with fail to yield to pedestrian in a marked crosswalk.

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The Edmonton Police Service has charged a 51-year-old female in relation to a fatal collision that resulted in the death of an 86-year-old last month.

Susan Power, 51, has been charged with fail to yield to a pedestrian in a marked crosswalk.

On Thursday, Feb 16, at about 10 p.m. police were called to the scene of a collision between the driver of a vehicle and a pedestrian. It happened in the area of 55 Street and 146 Avenue.

EMS transported an 86-year-old woman to hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.

This is Edmonton's second traffic death of the year.

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