Police: Woman struck, killed by car while crossing street in Gastonia

A woman was killed after being struck by a car while trying to cross the road on Monday night, according to Gastonia Police.

Andrea Breana Crawford, 23 of Gastonia, passed away as a result of her injuries, police said.

According to police, Crawford was attempting to cross the road in the 2100 block of West Franklin Boulevard when she was struck by Marco Antonia Olvera Jimenez, 38 of Gastonia. Jimenez was headed east and driving a 1997 Nissan Maxima.

Crawford died from her injuries on scene, police said.

Gastonia Police Traffic Enforcement Bureau is investigating. So far, no charges have been filed.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Gastonia Police at 704-866-6702.