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Grand Traverse County Police Investigating Deadly Car Pedestrian Accident

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The Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Office is investigating a car pedestrian accident, where the pedestrian was killed, Saturday night.

It happened on M-137 near Railroad Street, in Green Lake Township, around 7:30 PM.

Deputies say 59-year-old Joann Schafer from Grawn was trying to cross the highway, when she was hit and killed by an oncoming car.

The driver was a 78-year-old man from Interlochen.

Deputies were on the scene for several hours afterward, conducting their investigation.