SUV hits woman crossing street in Scottsdale

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SCOTTSDALE -- Scottsdale police officers are investigating after a woman walking across a street was hit by an SUV near McKellips and Scottsdale roads.

Just after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, a woman in her 70s was walking southbound across McKellips Road when she was struck by an eastbound SUV just east of the Scottsdale Road intersection.

The victim was transported to Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn with life-threatening injuries.

Scottsdale police Officer David Pubins said the woman was not in a crosswalk at the time of incident.

The investigation is ongoing.