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Officials identify woman killed Saturday in traffic accident on MLK Blvd, Murray St

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Muscogee County Coroner’s Office has identified the woman killed after being hit by two cars on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Murray Street on Saturday night.

Deputy Coroner Charles Newton confirms that 35-year-old Kasandra Michelle Hollinhead of Columbus was pronounced dead at about 10:44 p.m. at the scene.

Her body is being sent to Atlanta for an autopsy.

Officers say Hollinhead was leaving the Citgo convenience store when she was hit by a car on the westbound side. She was then tossed into the opposing traffic lane where she was hit by a second car.

Police tell us the first car that hit Hollinhead stopped on the scene, but the second car did not.

This is a developing story. Continue to check back for further updates as more information becomes available.

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