It was 12:17 a.m. Monday when two women, identified as Mable Cruz and Francisca Polanco of Hatboro, were struck by a vehicle at the intersection of North York Road and James Road in Hatboro.
Polanco was pronounced dead at the scene.
Cruz was rushed to Abington Memorial Hospital where she is listed in critical condition.
Authorities say they believe Cruz and Polanco were walking in the northbound lane of York Road when they were struck by the northbound vehicle.
Authorities say the vehicle operator remained at the scene after the accident and is cooperating with the investigation.
So far, no charges have been filed.