A woman died after she was hit by a vehicle on Northwest Highway in Dallas. When police officers arrived in the 1700 block of Northwest Highway on Saturday, they learned a car driven by Asela Cleofus-Luis may have run out of gas and was parked in the right lane.
Cleofus-Luis had left the vehicle and was standing in the center lane of oncoming traffic. She was hit by a vehicle that was trying to avoid her. Cleofus-Luis was taken to Parkland Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Cleofus-Luis worked at the Motel 6 in Lewisville. Her family says she came to Texas from Mexico at least 15 years ago looking for a better life. Her family wants to send her body back to Mexico for burial.
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