Woman Hit, Killed by Van in Albert Lea

Updated: 10/27/2013 3:37 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

Image: MGN Online
Image: MGN Online

A woman died after being hit by a van near Albert Lea Friday night.

It happened shortly before 7 p.m. on County Road 46, west of town.

The Freeborn County Sheriff's Office say 80-year-old Maureen Ruble died after being taken to the hospital.

A 65-year-old woman was driving the van.

Authorities say an investigation is still underway. Alcohol does not appear to be a factor.