A 70-year-old woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle in South Austin Friday night.
According to reports, the incident occurred around 8:55 pm Friday near the intersection of E. Riverside Drive and Frontier Valley Drive.
Police report a Chevrolet Spark was driving westbound on E. Riverside Drive when hit the woman crossing near the 7000 block. Austin EMS responded to the scene to administer life-saving aid, but the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
The name of the deceased woman has not been released.
Police say the driver remained at the scene and is cooperating. Anyone with information on the accident should call the Highway Investigators Tip Line at 512-974-8111 or Crime Stoppers at 512-472-8477.
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