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A pedestrian was killed in a fatal Halifax County crash on January 6.

According to Virginia State Police, the crash happened at 6:44 a.m. on the 3000 block of Lower Liberty Road.

A driver in a 1996 Toyota Tacoma traveling south struck 79-year-old Joan F. Whitt of Nathalie in the road. Whitt died at the scene.

No one will be charged for the incident, as the driver, a 28-year-old man from Nathalie, was unable to avoid Whitt.