Woman dies after being struck by pick-up truck; officials investigating incident

Fortunately, the driver of the 2011 GMC pick-up truck remained on the scene

GAITHERSBURG, Md. - A pedestrian reportedly succumbed to her injuries and died after getting hit by a pick-up truck last night in Gaithersburg.
 
She is being identified as 76-year-old Yuzhi Wang, of Gaithersburg.
 
The collision happened at the intersection of Woodfield Road and Emory Grove Road, according to Montgomery County Police.
 
The department's preliminary investigation revealed that the woman was crossing Woodfield Road's northbound lanes, when she was struck by the vehicle, just before 6:30 p.m.
 
She was in the area of the crosswalk when the truck hit her, according to police.
 
The driver of the 2011 GMC pick-up truck remained on the scene.
 

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