10:40 PM PT
An elderly woman died after being hit by a car while trying to cross the street.
Police said Friday around 9 p.m. a 30-year-old woman was driving a '99 Chevy Lumina, Eastbound on 8th street near 12th avenue.
An 80-year-old woman was crossing the roadway. That's when the driver ran into her.
Medics took the pedestrian to Yuma Regional Medical Center and later pronounced her dead.
The names of both driver and victim are being kept confidential until officials notify the next of kin.
Investigators questioned the driver and later released her until further investigation.
Anyone with information on this case is encouraged to contact 78-CRIME.