On March 5, 2018, at approximately 6:48 p.m., Harrisburg Police Officers were dispatched to the area of North 15th and State Streets for a report of a pedestrian struck. Upon arrival, Officers found the victim lying in the eastbound lanes of travel in the 1500 block of State Street. The victim was unconscious and obvious injuries were observed to the head and legs. The striking vehicle was found a short distance away. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene. Initial reports indicated that the victim was walking south across State Street when she was struck by the vehicle in the eastbound lanes. Traffic Safety was called out and are investigating the incident.
The victim was transported to HMC where she later succumbed to her injuries. Identification of the victim is pending at this time. If you have any information regarding this case, please contact Harrisburg Bureau of Police at (717) 558-6900 or submit a tip to CrimeWatch.