Woman crossing street in Renton struck by car, critically injured

RENTON -- A woman believed to be in her 70s was struck by a car and critically injured as she was crossing the 14900 block of Maple Valley Highway Monday night, police said.

The woman suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to Harborview Medical Center.

Police said it did not appear that alcohol, drugs, or speed were factors in the accident. The driver of the car was cooperating with police.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Traffic Investigator Hyett at 425-430-7500 reference case number 14-10819.