ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- A 58-year-old woman on a scooter was struck and killed by a vehicle on 8th Street North in St. Petersburg early Sunday morning.
Police said a Volkswagen Jetta, driven by Harshit Srivastava, 30, ran the red light at 5th Avenue North and 8th Street North and drove into the path of the scooter.
The scooter struck the side of the Jetta, causing the driver, Vallis Oswain, 58, and the passenger, Daniel Foreman, 30, to be thrown from the vehicle.
Police said Oswain was transported to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg where she was pronounced dead. Police did not report on the passenger's condition.
They also noted that impairment was not a factor in the crash and that the investigation is ongoing.