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Pedestrian dies after being hit at 27th and St. Paul in Milwaukee

The driver remained at the scene
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Posted at 12:34 PM, Sep 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 13:34:57-04

MILWAUKEE -- A pedestrian died after being hit by a car in Milwaukee Friday morning.

The crash happened at 7:25 a.m. near 27th Street and St. Paul Avenue. 

Milwaukee police said a 60-year-old woman was walking across the street, in the crosswalk, when she was struck by a vehicle driven by a 45-year-old woman from Milwaukee.

The victim was rushed to the hospital and later died.

The driver of the striking vehicle remained at the scene. Police said she is cooperating with the investigation.