BENTON COUNTY, Ore. — An elderly woman died after being hit by a car south of Corvallis.
The crash occurred at Fern Road and Southwest Airport Road a little before 1 p.m. on Tuesday.
Investigators say it appears 89 year-old Hannelore Zimmerman was outside her residence getting her mail when she was struck by a vehicle and was killed.
Benton County sheriff’s deputies say alcohol was not a factor in the crash.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call the Benton County Sheriff’s Office at at 541-766-6858.