Joseph Thompson, 52, of the 3100 block of Draper Street, has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter, Homicide by Vehicle, Accident Involving Death and related offenses.
The crash happened shortly before 4 p.m. in the 10900 block of Academy Road.
Police say the victim, 64-year-old Yvonne Cantz of Derry Terrace, was hit by a Ford F-150 pickup that was traveling at a high rate of speed.
Cantz was walking in the shoulder of the road at the time she was hit.
The pickup truck later found at a nearby shopping center. Thompson was arrested that evening.
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