Woman hit, killed by SUV in Franklin while helping injured dog

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FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 60-year-old woman was hit and killed by an SUV Friday night in Franklin while she was helping an injured dog.

Officers were called to 1215 Hillsboro Road, not far from Fieldstone Park, around 8:45 p.m.

The woman, identified as Robbin Holland, was seriously injured and taken to Williamson Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

The dog she was reportedly trying to rescue also died in the crash.

Franklin police say no charges have been filed against the woman who hit Holland, only identified as a 71-year-old.

“The hearts of our officers are deeply saddened by the Holland family’s tragic loss,” the Franklin Police Department added in a press release.

The investigation is ongoing.