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Woman and Her Dog Hit and Killed By Car


A Lake Leelanau woman was hit and killed while walking her dog on Thursday night.

Troopers from the Cadillac Post were called to the deadly crash around 7:30 p.m.

The woman was walking her dog north on the southbound shoulder of S. Lake Shore Drive near E. Lingaur Road. when the car hit her from behind.

The driver, a woman from Leelanau County, is believed to have been driving drunk.

She was arrested and is now in the Leelanau County Jail.