A woman struck by a truck on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in San Francisco early Friday morning has died, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The woman was struck at about 5:30 a.m. on the highway near Seventh Street, according to the CHP.
She was taken to San Francisco General Hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries later this morning, CHP Officer James Evans said.
The incident caused the closure of eastbound lanes of Highway 80 for about an hour, CHP officials said.
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