Woman Dies After Accident in Richland

A 62-year-old pedestrian struck by a vehicle around 6:30 last night at the intersection of Lee and Stevens in Richland has died.

The Benton County Coroners office confirms that Margaret Carraher died due to injuries she suffered at Kadlec Regional Medical Center, where she was taken after the accident.

Police are still investigating, but do tell us that Carraher, who was wearing dark clothing, was not in the crosswalk at the time she was hit.