Pedestrian struck on Roosevelt Boulevard dies

December 19, 2012 5:34:56 PM PST
A woman believed to be in her 40s has died after being hit by a vehicle in Northeast Philadelphia Tuesday night.

It happened just after 9:30 p.m. on Roosevelt Boulevard and Rhawn Street.

Police say the woman was struck by a pickup truck in the southbound inner lane.

She had just left a Wawa when she was trying to cross the road.

Witnesses say the driver had a green light and remained at the scene.

The woman was taken to Aria Health Torresdale Campus where she later died.

Police say she was not carrying ID and they are trying to determine her identity.


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