REDMOND, WA, - A woman died Friday evening after being struck by a large van while she was crossing the street. The incident happened just before 5 p.m. in the 2600 block of 152nd Ave NE.
The victim was in the marked crosswalk when she was hit by the van as it was making a left turn from a driveway onto southbound 152nd Ave NE. Bystanders performed CPR and Aid arrived quickly but the woman died at the scene.
The driver of the van, a 35-year-old man, was cooperative with police and showed no signs of impairment. Investigators believe inclement weather and low visibility were likely a major factor in the collision. The incident is not being treated as a criminal investigation.
The victim appeared to be in her 60s or 70s and the Medical Examiner is working to identify her and notify her family.
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Redmond Police Case # 18-007133