A 51-year-old Grande Prairie woman was killed Thursday afternoon after being hit by a van.

Police said the woman was walking across 98th Street and 105th Avenue in Grande Prairie at 1:10 p.m.

The 56-year-old man driving the van was traveling west on 105th Avenue and turned south onto 98th Street when the pedestrian was hit.

Grande Priaire is about 450 kilometres northwest of Edmonton. An RCMP investigation continues.