Written by AARON CASTREJON
WEST COVINA - A 43-year-old pedestrian died after being hit by a driver Halloween night.
The woman was struck by a vehicle that was driven into the northeast corner of Amar Road and Nogales Avenue around 6:45 p.m. October 31. CPR efforts were made, but the woman died at the scene, according to Cpl. Rudy Lopez of the West Covina Police Department.
The 74-year-old Arizona woman behind the wheel of the 2004 Saturn Ion that struck the victim was hospitalized for undisclosed injuries.
The driver was northbound on Nogales Avenue and went through the intersection when the vehicle was driven to the northeast portion of the intersection where the victim was waiting at a bus stop, Lopez said.
The crash is being investigated by the West Covina Police Major Accident Investigation Team.