EL CENTRO â€“ The El Centro Police reported that Friday, April 11th, at approximately 9:13 pm, officers responded to a report of a traffic accident close to Imperial Avenue and Vine Street.
Â The initial call to the police department, later verified by officers on scene, indicated that a vehicle had struck a pedestrian.Â
Medical personnel from the El Centro Fire Department and Gold Cross Ambulance Service arrived at the scene of the accident to provide aid to a 60-year- old female resident of El Centro.Â
She appeared to have been struck by a vehicle as she was attempting to cross Imperial Avenue.Â
The woman was Â transported to the El Centro Regional Medical Center where she later died from her injuries.Â
The driver of the vehicle was identified as a 60- year- old resident of Holtville, California and was not injured in the collision.Â
Preliminary investigation indicated the driver was not impaired or driving under the influence.Â Â Â Â Â