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Woman hit and killed by car in Vernon

VERNON — A Vernon woman was struck and killed by a car Tuesday night. Police say they were called to Talcottville Road at Hockanum Boulevard about 9:15 p....

VERNON -- A Vernon woman was struck and killed by a car Tuesday night.

Police say they were called to Talcottville Road at Hockanum Boulevard about 9:15 p.m. The Vernon Fire Department and EMS also responded.

They found Maria Oltheten, age 66, had been struck by a Honda Civic. Oltheten, who lives on Hockanum Blvd., was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Civic stayed at the scene and is cooperating with police. They was not injured in the crash.

Vernon Police say the crash remains under investigation by their accident reconstruction team. No charges have been filed. Anyone with any information regarding the crash is asked to contact the Vernon Police Department at (860) 872-9126.