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Woman hit by car on Hwy. 17 identified

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Police have identified the woman critically injured after being struck by a car late Thursday night as Crystal Rax-ba, 23, of Garden City.

Rax-ba was transported to Memorial University Medical Center after she was injured while walking in a turn lane of Hwy. 17 at about 11:30 p.m.

Glenn Sams, 18, of Savannah was driving a black 1997 Buick Park Avenue northbound on Hwy. 17 when he moved into the right turning lane to enter Hwy. 204 and hit Rax-ba in the middle of the lane.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department's Major Accident Investigation Team is continuing to investigate the incident.

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