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The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is investigating a vehicle-pedestrian accident in Mount Pearl.

The collision happened at Centennial Square at 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

The RNC said a 54-year-old woman was reportedly crossing behind a vehicle and was hit when the driver backed out of the parking space.

Police said she was taken to the Health Sciences Centre for observation.

It's not known if the woman sustained injuries.