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Woman hit by truck at Jarvis and Queen dies

Last Updated Mar 8, 2016 at 6:38 am EDT

A pedestrian died after being struck by a vehicle at Queen and Jarvis streets on March 4, 2016. 680 NEWS/Mark Douglas.

A 30-year-old woman was struck and killed while crossing a downtown intersection last week.

Police say the unidentified victim was crossing against the light when she was struck by a dump truck.

The driver of the truck, a 31-year-old man, was heading south on Jarvis Street near Queen Street around 2 p.m. on Friday.

Witnesses say the woman, who is believed to be homeless, simply walked into oncoming traffic.

Her name has not been released. No charges have been laid.

The woman’s death marks the 14th traffic fatality of 2016.