46-year-old Milwaukee woman struck by car, killed near 14th & Atkinson

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that occurred early Wednesday morning, March 9th.

It happened near 14th and Atkinson just before 3:00 a.m.

Police say the victim, identified as 46-year-old Tracy Patterson of Milwaukee, was struck as she was running northbound across W. Atkinson Avenue.

The striking auto, a 2013 Ford Fusion driven by a 52-year-old Milwaukee woman, remained on scene and is cooperating with police.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in this accident.