Pedestrian hit by SUV in downtown Seattle dies

SEATTLE -- A female pedestrian who was hit by an SUV in the Belltown area of downtown Wednesday has died, police said Thursday.

The woman suffered life-threatening injuries in the crash and was taken to Harborview Medical Center. She died at the hospital Thursday.

She was not immediately identified.

Seattle police say the 85-year-old driver was evaluated and showed no signs of impairment.

Police were continuing to investigate.