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Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 07/19/2012

Arlington woman struck by taxi dies

A 76 year-old woman who was hit by a taxi near the Ballston Common Mall Wednesday has died, according to Arlington police.

Madela Anez de Walsh, of Arlington, was walking across North Carlin Springs Road at North Glebe Road at 9:25 a.m. when the taxi hit her.

She sustained a serious head injury and was taken to a local hospital, where she died Thursday, police said.

The taxi driver remained on scene and is cooperating with police, authorities said.

No charges have been filed against him.

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