A pedestrian died after she was struck by a car in Wheaton Friday morning, Montgomery County police said.
Around 8:20 a.m. someone was driving a blue 2006 Toyota Camry south on Georgia Avenue that struck a 50-year-old woman crossing at the Mason Street intersection, police said in a press release.
The woman was in a marked crosswalk when she was hit.
The woman was taken to a hospital for her injuries, and later died there, police said.
Police said they will release her identity once her family is notified.
The driver of the Camry was taken to a hospital for injuries that were considered minor. Police also did not identify the driver.
The area where the crash happened is just south of the Georgia Avenue-Randolph Road interchange.
Dan Schere can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org