NEWARK, Ohio (WCMH) — A woman is dead after she was hit by a truck while she crossed a street Tuesday afternoon.

Newark police Sgt. Chuck Wilhelm said Susan Pletcher, 75, was crossing at West Church Street and North 29th Street just before noon when she was hit by a pickup truck going west on Church Street.

Pletcher died at the scene, per Sgt. Wilhelm.

The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Newark police at 740-670-7205.