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Cape Girardeau woman knocked under car, killed

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A Cape Girardeau woman was killed Saturday when she was knocked under a rolling car.

It happened around 5 p.m. at a home on County Road 635.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, 72-year-old Paula Myers was standing near the car’s open, driver’s side door in a driveway.

The car began to roll backwards.

The door hit Myers and knocked her under the vehicle.

A doctor pronounced her dead at the scene.

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