AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) – The intersection of East Yale Avenue and South Abilene Street in Aurora was closed for several hours Thursday while police investigated a deadly crash.
Aurora police told FOX31 that a jogger was crossing the East Yale Avenue in a crosswalk when she was hit.
Police said the driver of vehicle involved stayed at the scene and drugs or alcohol are not believed to be suspected in the crash.
The victim’s name has not been released, but police said she was 71 years old.
According to Aurora police this is the eight death in a crash involving a pedestrian in the city this year.