LA MARQUE

A 26-year-old La Marque woman died earlier this month after being struck by a driver on Main Street, police said Tuesday.

Ashley West was crossing Main Street in the 2400 block around 9:45 p.m. Sept. 5 when she was struck by a car, police said. She was airlifted to John Sealy Hospital where she was pronounced dead, authorities said.

Authorities identified the driver as a 74-year-old woman. No charges have been filed, but police said an investigation was ongoing. As of Tuesday, there was no suspicion that drugs or alcohol were involved in the accident, police said.

Marissa Barnett: 409-683-5257; marissa.barnett@galvnews.com

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