According to MPD, on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at approximately 5:56 p.m. police responded to one struck on Government Blvd at Thompson Drive.
Officers found the victim, 61-year-old Sylvia Thompson, deceased on the scene.
Preliminary investigation revealed the victim walked into the path of traffic in the left eastbound land on Government Blvd.
The driver attempted to slow down but struck the victim.
Muriel, the driver was not under the influence and speed does not appear to be a factor.