Woman struck, killed on US 45 near Arden Road
SARALAND, Ala. (WPMI) —
A pedestrian has been struck and killed on US 45 about 2 miles north of Arden Road, according to Saraland police.
Police told NBC 15 that a female was walking in the southbound lane on US 45 around 7 p.m. when a driver saw her. Police said that driver pulled over to attempt to get her out of harm's way, but she was not cooperative.
She was then struck by another driver in the right lane of US 45, according to police. They are not releasing the identity of the victim because her family has not yet been notified.
The driver who struck the victim is cooperating with police.
The road was closed in both directions for a few hours, but is now back open.
We will update this story as more information becomes available.