UPDATE: The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim Wednesday as 54-year-old Maria Alvarado.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis police say a woman is dead after she was struck by a car last Friday on Lake Street.

She was hit at about 9:17 a.m. near the intersection with Pleasant Avenue in the Whittier neighborhood. Police says the driver stopped and cooperated with investigators. He is not believed to have been driving under the influence.

The victim was pronounced dead three days later at Hennepin Healthcare hospital.

 

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