A minivan struck a 76-year-old woman in a motorized wheelchair as she was crossing the street in Moncton Monday evening.


The RCMP responded to reports of a collision near Millennium Drive at the intersection of Russ Howard Drive and Grand Trunk Street. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man behind the wheel of the minivan and a woman who was with the victim were not injured.

The collision is still under investigation. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor.