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Homeless Allentown woman dies after being struck by SUV

Published On: May 21 2013 09:52:59 PM EDT   Updated On: May 22 2013 02:09:03 PM EDT

Mike Nester

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A homeless woman was killed when she was hit by an SUV Tuesday night,, and the woman's son assaulted the driver after the crash, police said.

Susan Thompson was hit around 8:45 p.m. as she was walking along Airport Road, police said.

After the accident, Thompson's son and another relative assaulted the driver, police said.

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So far, no charges have been filed in the crash or the assault, but police said the investigation is ongoing.

The coroner has ruled Thompson's death an accident.