Woman struck by vehicle in east San Antonio dies at hospital

Pedestrian struck by vehicle on Weichold Road

Author: RJ Marquez, Web Editor, rmarquez@ksat.com
Published On: Jul 26 2013 07:06:25 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 26 2013 08:34:36 PM CDT
Weichold fatal accident

A woman who was struck by a vehicle in far east San Antonio died at the hospital late Thursday night.   

A spokesman for the Bexar County Sheriff's Office identified her as 72-year-old Irene Martinez.

Deputies believe the woman was walking down the road with another woman in the 8900 block of Weichold Road when she was struck by a sports utility vehicle just before 10 p.m.

The woman driving the SUV has not been charged, but deputies are still investigating the accident.