Saint John police say pedestrian killed after being struck on Highway 7

The Saint John Police Force says a 40-year-old woman has died after being struck by a vehicle while walking on Highway 7.

Police responded to a report that the woman had been hit near Exit 90 around 11:50 p.m. on Friday. 

Saint John Police say she died as the result of her injuries, adding that her name is not currently being released.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured. 

Police say there are no charges at this point in time. 

The Saint John Police Force Major Crime Unit and the Saint John Police Force Traffic Unit are investigating the cause of the accident.