HUNTINGTON BEACH ( — Authorities Sunday said a 56-year-old woman was fatally struck by a pickup truck in Huntington Beach.

Investigators said the woman was hit by a Chevrolet Silverado while walking across Yorktown Avenue west of Worchester Lane. The accident occurred about 12:08 a.m.

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A statement by the city of Huntington Beach said the victim was pronounced dead at an area hospital.

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Her identity was not released pending notification of next of kin.

The driver of the truck, identified as a 35-year-old man, was not cited or arrested, but was questioned at the scene, the statement said.

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An investigation was ongoing. Any witnesses of the accident were asked to call Officer Barr at (714) 536-5666.