Pedestrian Struck Downtown Dies

February 2, 2016 (MINNEAPOLIS) On Tuesday at 4:45 pm, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of a person struck by a vehicle at 8th Street and Hennepin Avenue.

Upon arrival, officers located a woman with severe injuries. She was transported to by ambulance Hennepin County Medical Center where she subsequently died. The driver remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation.

The Medical Examiner will release the identity of the victim along with the nature and cause of death.