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Fairfax Co. Woman Killed in Lee Highway Crash

Pavithra Kenjige, 52, of Fairfax County, died yesterday after being struck by a car while she was crossing Lee Highway near Stone Road in Centreville on Wednesday morning, according to a Fairfax County police report. She was crossing the road in the Metro parking lot just east of Stone Road when she was struck by a Toyota Camry.

Kenjige suffered severe, life-threatening injuries in the crash and was transported to Fair Oaks Hospital where she died. The driver of the Camry was a 39-year-old man from Culpepper. Crash Reconstruction Unit detectives are investigating the crash, but neither speed nor alcohol appears to have factored into the crash.