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Former Douglas resident killed on California freeway

Staff Reports

A former Douglas County woman was killed early Thanksgiving morning while walking on Interstate 5 in Southern California.

Candice Beam 26, was struck by a car after getting out of the vehicle she was riding in, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Beam is the daughter of Minden residents Michael and Deborah Beam.

A 2000 Douglas High School graduate, Beam was named Homecoming Queen in 1999.

A service for her is scheduled for Dec. 15 at Hilltop Community Church.