PHOENIX — Police say a woman died after she allegedly began to cross the intersection of McDowell Road and 67th Avenue and was struck by a vehicle early Tuesday morning.
Phoenix police say officers arrived at the scene and found a 70-year-old woman who was taken to a local hospital and later pronounced dead.
Witnesses told authorities the pedestrian was reportedly crossing and did not stop for a vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle involved remained at the scene. Authorities have not identified the woman.
Officials say impairment is not believed to be a factor in the crash.