POTTSTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — Police in Montgomery County are investigating after a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle late Sunday night. Officials say the pedestrian was hit by a vehicle traveling northbound on Route 100 near Shoemaker Road in Pottstown, around 11:50 p.m.
The preliminary investigation found the Route 100 northbound direction had a green light. The driver of the striking vehicle immediately began first aid and life-saving measures on the victim.READ MORE: Woman Assaulted By Juvenile Suspects On SEPTA Train Tuesday Night
Arriving officers found the pedestrian had died as a result of their injuries.
Investigators say the injuries the pedestrian sustained and the damage to the vehicle coincide with the driver’s statement.READ MORE: Police Investigating After ATM Explodes At Kensington Gas Station
The victim’s name is not being released at this time.
An investigation is ongoing.MORE NEWS: 3 Injured, Including Teen, After Gas Explosion Inside South Philadelphia Home
Anyone with information regarding the accident should contact Pottstown Police at 610-970-6570.