Pedestrian struck, killed in South Phila.

January 11, 2013 9:01:47 PM PST
Philadelphia police are investigating an accident that killed a pedestrian Friday night.

It happened at 24th and Penrose in South Philadelphia shortly before 6:00 p.m.

Police say a woman in her 40's was struck by a vehicle. She was pronounced dead.

Police have not released the identity of the victim, but say the driver remained at the scene.

Investigators believe poor weather conditions were a factor in the accident.