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      Jacksonville woman hit, killed by car

      A Jacksonville woman died after getting hit by a car Thursday night.

      A Jacksonville woman died after getting hit by a car Thursday night.

      Morgan County Coroner Jeff Lair said Valerie A. Oller, 59, was walking along West Walnut street in the 1100 block shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday.

      According to a news release, there was a frozen puddle along this area, and Oller may have stepped away from the edge of the road to avoid the puddle.

      The driver of the car stated he never saw Oller.

      The victim was wearing dark clothing, and there were no street lights nearby.

      Oller died instantly from severe head and neck injuries.

      Hurley Funeral Home in Havana is handling arrangements.