Woman killed on expressway north of Brownsville


BROWNSVILLE, Texas – Police have identified a woman that was killed just before midnight on Tuesday.

Brownsville Police say 43-year-old Karina Ricorte died when she was hit by a vehicle going northbound on the 33,000 block of U.S. Highway 77, the expressway just north of Brownsville.

Authorities have not released many details. We do know the driver did stop to render aid.

Unfortunately, Ricorte died at the scene. So far, no arrests have been made.

The incident remains under investigation.

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