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WILLIAMSBURG, OH (FOX19) -

A woman in Willamsburg died on Wednesday after being hit by her own car.

Bessie Garrett, 68, was hit after she apparently got out of the car without putting it in park, according to authorities.

After Garrett was struck, the vehicle continued across the street, stopping against a fence.

It happened around 12:45 p.m. on Winding Hills Drive in Williamsburg, just east of the University of Cincinnati-Cermont College.

Williamsburg EMS and air care were both called. Garrett died at the scene.

OSP says the crash will remain under investigation.

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