COVINGTON, Ga. -- A pedestrian was hit by a car and killed in Newton County Wednesday morning.
The Georgia Department of Transportation said the unidentified woman was struck at around 7 a.m. on Georgia 81 at Oak Hill Road in Covington.
The Georgia State Patrol said the woman was walking along Ga. 81 before she was hit. The driver stopped and called 911.
Both lanes of the road were affected by the accident.
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