By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was struck and killed by a car while crossing the street Friday morning in West Ridge.

According to police, a man was driving in the 2500 block of West Devon Avenue just before 6 a.m. when his car hit a 64-year-old woman who was crossing the street on Maplewood Avenue.

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The woman was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Evanston where she was pronounced dead.

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The 40-year-old driver stayed at the scene.

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This is a developing story. 

CBS 2 Chicago Staff