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Women dies after being hit on 15 Mile Road in Sterling Heights

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1. Sigma Alpha Epsilon (Arizona State University) -- A prospective member of this chapter drowned in December last year after a night of binge drinking at a fraternity event. Then in May, one of their own was dropped off in front of the local ER (SXC)

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. – A 30-year-old woman from Sterling Heights has died after being hit by an SUV while crossing 15 Mile Road Wednesday night. 

Police said the woman was hit near Ryan Road by a 32-year-old driver from Madison Heights who was going westbound in a Jeep.

The woman was taken to Beaumont Hospital in Troy, where she died.

The Jeep’s driver was not hurt, and stayed on the scene, police said.

Drugs and alcohol do not appear to be a factor, police said.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to contact Officer S. Thompson of the Sterling Heights Traffic Safety Bureau at 586-446-2920.