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Woman killed in Topeka church parking lot

Updated: 2013-11-18T14:17:30Z

— Topeka police are investigating after a 91-year-old driver struck and killed his wife in a church parking lot.

The crash happened around 9:15 a.m. Sunday at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church. WIBW reports that the driver accidentally hit the gas pedal and dragged his wife several feet. The man also hit another vehicle.

A doctor who attended services at the church tried to help the woman, but she was pronounced dead at the scene. The name of the victim wasn't immediately released.

The Associated Press

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