Police: Woman killed after running into traffic on Route 8 following fight

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AKRON, Ohio-- Akron police say a woman was killed after running into traffic on Route 8.

The 43-year-old Canton woman was in a car with her husband traveling south on Route 8 when some type of argument happened. That's when police say she jumped out of the car and ran.

She jumped the median and was struck in the northbound lane.

About 10 cars were involved in fender benders when this happened.

Traffic in the southbound lane was closed for about 90 minutes; Route 8 is still closed northbound at Tallmadge Avenue.

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