CAMPTON, New Hampshire — Police are investigating an accident in which a pedestrian was struck by a car in Campton, New Hampshire, and later died.
The accident happened at about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday. Police said 29-year-old Sarah Leech-Black of Thornton was crossing near Route 49 when she was struck. WMUR-TV reports she was able to speak to police at the scene, but later died at the hospital of her injuries.
The driver, 35-year-old Bethany Ames of Thornton, has not been charged and has been cooperating with police, who say inadequate lighting at the crossing contributed to the accident. Neither speed nor alcohol has been identified as factors in the accident.