Pedestrian killed crossing Far NW Side street

January 6, 2009 3:18:49 PM PST
A pedestrian crossing a busy street on the Far Northwest Side was struck and killed by a car Tuesday morning. The woman was in the crosswalk in the 3300-block of North Harlem Avenue around 6:45 a.m. when she was struck by a southbound vehicle.

The woman is said to be in her early 30s. Her name has not yet been released.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries.

The police Major Accident Investigation Unit is investigating.