March 23, 2018 05:25
On Friday March 23, 2018, at 4:21 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of a pedestrian struck by a driver on North Basin Avenue and North Emerson Street.
Officers and medical personnel arrived at the scene and determined the pedestrian was deceased. The involved driver has remained at the scene and is cooperating with police.
The Traffic Division's Major Crash Team is responding to conduct an investigation into the crash.
Traffic on North Basin Avenue near Emerson Street will be closed in both directions until the crash investigation is complete. Officers at the scene are working to divert traffic around the crash scene but drivers needing to use North Basin Avenue for the next few hours should anticipate a delay.
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