HOOVER, Ala. (WIAT) — Hoover Police units respond to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Monday night at 7:13 p.m. The accident occurred on the 1500 block of Montgomery Highway. An unknown female pedestrian tried to cross over to the westbound side of the highway while a 2005 Saturn VUE was traveling southbound.

When first responders arrived, the victim was transported to UAB hospital by a Hoover Fire Department rescue unit. The victim was pronounced deceased upon arrival. The identity of the female victim will be released after positive identification and next of kin notifications are made.  The victim victim appeared to be in her 50s. The driver of the Saturn remained on the scene and was cooperative with investigating officers.

No criminal charges are expected at this time. Hoover Police Traffic investigators are continuing the investigation by reconstructing the accident scene.