Pedestrian hit, killed by vehicle on Central

Posted at: 08/07/2014 9:01 PM
By: Kristen Garcia,

A pedestrian struck by a vehicle on the east side of Albuquerque died late Thursday.

Albuquerque police said the collision took place just before 9 p.m. on Central Avenue and California Street near San Pedro Drive. The pedestrian was rushed to the hospital in critical condition and later pronounced deceased.

The pedestrian has not been identified and the name of the driver is not being released at this time.  

Police said the driver is cooperating in the investigation and was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol. No charges are expected at this time.