SAN JOSE -- An unidentified older woman was struck and killed by a vehicle as she walked in the area of Leigh Avenue and Patio Drive on Monday evening, officials said.
According to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner's Office, the woman was struck around 8:30 p.m. and pronounced dead at the scene. She may have been crossing the street at the time of the collision.
She was not carrying identification and the coroner has not been able to determine who she is. She is described as white, 70 to 80 years old, with gray hair and grayish-blue eyes, 5-foot-4 and about 145 pounds.
The vehicle stopped and the driver cooperated with investigators, officials said.
Anyone with information about the incident can call the San Jose Police Department's traffic division at 408-277-4654.
Contact Eric Kurhi at 408-920-5852. Follow him at Twitter.com/erickurhi.