Pedestrian struck and killed in Whiteland

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The Johnson County Sheriff's Department are investigating a accident that happened Saturday evening on Emerson Avenue north of County Road 600 North in Whiteland. 

Police and fire crews arrived and found a car driven by Tabitha Walters, 33, of Whiteland had struck a teenager. 

Tyler Deputy, 19,  of New Whiteland was taken by Lifeline to IU Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis but died a short time later. 

A blood draw was conducted on the driver of the car and the results are pending.