LATEST: Man crossing the street is struck by car, later dies

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- A 48-year-old man who was hit by a car while crossing the street on Milwaukee's south side has died.

The accident happened around 6:30 p.m. on Monday, October 27th near the intersection of 8th and Becher. The man died a few hours after the incident. Officials say they know who the victim is -- but his name will not be released until family has been notified.

Police say the 32-year-old driver, a Milwaukee woman, stayed on the scene -- and is cooperating with the investigation.

The case will be reviews by the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office.