SAVANNAH, GA (March 15, 2015): Traffic investigators from the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are investigating the collision of a pedestrian and vehicle that left a 59-year-old woman dead Saturday night.

Cynthia Denise Bridges was declared dead at Memorial University Medical Center after she was struck by a car on Abercorn Street just east of Largo Drive about 11:35 p.m.

She was crossing the eastbound lanes of Abercorn outside of the crosswalk in dark clothing when she was struck by a 2004 Dodge Neon driven east by a 20-year-old Savannah woman.

SCMPD’s Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) continues to investigate.