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Central Texas Woman Killed After Riding Lawnmower Into Street

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(KCEN) -- A woman was killed after she was hit by a pickup truck in Downsville.

The accident happened at 9:45 p.m. on Monday. 

A woman riding on a lawnmower crossed into the path of a truck on FM 434, just south of River View Road.  

Officials say that they are unsure as to why the woman drove into the middle of the road. 

Eighty-three-year-old Leona James was pronounced dead at the scene. Her body was later taken to the Waco Mortuary.

The driver of the pickup truck was not injured. 

The accident is under investigation.
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