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Pedestrian seriously injured in Montgomery County

WASHINGTON — A woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a car in Montgomery County on Thursday.

Police say the 50-year-old woman was on the 16100 block of Orchard Grove Road near Thurgood Marshall Elementary School in Darnestown when she was hit around 5:30 p.m.

She is currently unconscious with life-threatening injuries.

Details of the accident aren’t clear at this point.

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