19-Year-Old Woman Hit and Killed by Truck in Altoona
ALTOONA, Iowa — A woman was killed when she was struck by a pickup truck in Altoona Friday night.
The Iowa State Patrol said the crash happened at the intersection of Hubbell Avenue and Tallgrass Parkway around 9:30 p.m.
A crash report said the 19-year-old victim was crossing the street when she was struck by a pickup truck driving northbound. She was transported to a Des Moines hospital, where she later died.
Police said the pickup truck was driving through a green light when the accident happened.
No one else was hurt. The victim’s name has not yet been released.