An 80-year-old New Orleans woman died Monday in a car accident in the St. Claude area, New Orleans police said.
Around 12:15 p.m. Monday, the woman was attempting to cross Poland Avenue at North Johnson Street in a Chevrolet Tracker when she was struck by a Hyundai driven by a 38-year-old man, police said in a news release.
She was taken to a hospital, where she later died.
No citations were issued. Blood and alcohol tests are pending.
The victim’s name is being withheld pending notification of family members.