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BRADENTON, Florida (AP) - A police report says that a car accident that killed three pedestrians in Bradenton doesn't appear to be alcohol related.

The Florida Highway Patrol report says the driver of the car was 79-year-old Doreen Landstra of Palmetto, Fla.

The FHP says Landstra backed her car in a parking lot at the Sugar Creek Country Club, located inside a mobile home park where church services were taking place.

She struck a crowd of pedestrians. Margaret
Vanderlaan, Paul Wilhemina, and Johanna Dijkhoff were killed. 
Five others have been hospitalized. Their conditions were not immediately known.

The car came to a stop in a lake adjacent to the clubhouse. Landstra was not injured.

The report indicates that a decision hasn't been made whether Landstra will face charges, pending further investigation.

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