Van hits and kills 70-year-old woman

September 4, 2010 3:39:13 PM PDT
A 70-year-old woman was killed while crossing the street in Manhattan Saturday afternoon.

Police say she was trying to cross 3rd Avenue at 30th Street in Murray Hill, when she was hit by a white van making a left turn around 1:30 p.m.

The woman later died at the hospital.

The driver of the van was issued a ticket for failure to yield to a pedestrian.