Woman hit by truck, killed while crossing street

August 18, 2012 5:51:40 AM PDT
A woman died after crossing the street in front of traffic overnight on Houston's south side.

It happened around 9pm Friday on Scott at Yellowstone.

Police said a 45-year-old woman was in the crosswalk, walking against a red light.

An approaching pickup truck had a green light. The truck hit the woman and she was taken to Ben Taub General Hospital where she later died.

The driver of the truck stayed on the scene. Police said the driver will not face any charges.