ESTHERVILLE, Iowa | A 73-year-old woman has died after being hit by a van in Estherville on Monday morning.
Judith Anderson of Estherville was crossing East Central Avenue when a van struck her in the crosswalk, Estherville police in a statement.
The incident was reported at 10:19 a.m.
The van had been traveling south on North Ninth Street. Police said the driver didn’t see Anderson and turned left onto East Central Avenue, where the woman was crossing the street.
Police said Anderson was taken to Avera Holy Family Hospital and later flown by helicopter to a Sioux Falls hospital, where she died. -- Ally Karsyn