MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials have identified the woman killed Tuesday on Hennepin Avenue in downtown Minneapolis who was fatally hit by a car while attempting to cross the street.
Rachel David was a communications specialist at Care Providers of Minnesota in Bloomington. Her son said she took the bus and light rail to work every day.READ MORE: Grandma, 102, Attends Both Grandsons' Football Game After Recovering From COVID
Her co-workers described her as kind woman who enjoyed writing.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment Soon?
Police say the 56-year-old was walking in the crosswalk on Hennepin Avenue Tuesday evening with other people when a vehicle turning off 8th Street hit her.
Emergency crews brought her to Hennepin County Medical Center, where she later died.MORE NEWS: Pottery Studio In Hutchinson Nationally Recognized For COVID Comeback Story
Police said the driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with investigators.