PHOENIX - Police say the woman hit Thursday morning by a vehicle while crossing Buckeye Road near 7th Street has died.

According to police, witnesses reported seeing the woman crossing mid-block when she was struck.

She was taken to a hospital in critical condition, but later died.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and impairment does not appear to be a factor, police say.

The investigation is ongoing.

Buckeye Road is closed from 3rd Street to 7th Street.