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Woman dies after being run over by her car in Walmart parking lot

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A woman died after being run over by her own car Tuesday.

The incident in the Walmart parking lot in the 500 block of North Germantown Parkway.

Police said Peggy Rose, 74, was backing up at a high speed in the parking lot with the left side door open. She then hit a pedestrian walking through the parking lot.

After hitting the pedestrian, Rose fell out of the driver's side seat and landed on the pavement. The vehicle she was driving ran over her. 

The pedestrian was knocked under another vehicle that was driving through the parking lot. 

The car Rose was driving continued to go backwards and crash into a parked vehicle.

Rose was taken to Regional Medical Center in critical condition where she later died. 

The pedestrian was taken to the hospital in critical condition, but was later upgraded to non-critical condition. 

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