- Associated Press - Friday, January 29, 2016

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Police in Pittsburgh say a woman has died after being hit by a truck Friday evening.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. when the woman stepped into Maytide Street near Bethesda Street in the city’s Carrick neighborhood.

A police spokeswoman says in a statement that the victim was taken to UPMC Mercy hospital and was pronounced dead shortly after 7 p.m.

WPXI-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1P36hSG ) there was no immediate word on whether the driver of the truck stayed at the scene but police say it wasn’t a hit-and-run incident.

The accident is under investigation.

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Information from: WPXI-TV, https://www.wpxi.com

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