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Baby dies, mother critically injured after pedestrian crash

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -

Springfield police say a pregnant woman was critically injured and her baby later died after she was hit by a pickup truck.

Police say 26-year-old Mirenda Barrows of Springfield was hit early Friday as she walked on a Springfield street. She was taken to a hospital and gave birth but the baby girl died.

Barrows is in critical condition Friday.

Police say the driver of the truck is cooperating with the investigation and there is no evidence she was impaired.

The truck driver and two men walking with Barrows were not injured.
 

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