Elderly woman dies after Ville Marie borough accident

Montreal police said a 73-year old woman has died after an accident in the Ville Marie borough.

She was struck by a car Friday evening at the corner of Sherbrooke and Bercy

"A car going westbound came into collision with a pedestrian that was crossing Sherbrooke from the north to the south. So, after this collision the 73-year old woman was taken to hospital"{, said Montreal police spokesman Daniel Lacoursiere.

The cause of the accident was not yet known.