Woman dies after being hit by car in Saratoga Springs

Posted at: 06/08/2013 12:51 AM
Updated at: 06/08/2013 2:35 AM
By: WNYT Staff

Paul Nicholson II
Paul Nicholson II
Photo: Saratoga Springs Police Department

SARATOGA SPRINGS – A woman is dead after being hit by an alleged drunk driver Friday afternoon.

The crash happened around 3:30 Friday afternoon, in the area of Ballston Avenue and Hamilton Street.

Police say the victim was crossing in the crosswalk, when she was allegedly hit by a car driven by 28-year-old Paul Nicholson II.

She was pronounced dead at Albany Medical Center, Friday evening.

Her name has not been released.

Nicholson now faces vehicular manslaughter and DWI charges.

Police say more charges are possible.