Waterloo woman struck by car while walking on sidewalk dies

A 50-year-old woman from Waterloo has died of her injuries after being hit by a car while walking on the sidewalk.

Incident took place on April 24

Waterloo Regional Police say a 50-year-old Waterloo woman has died of her injuries after she was hit by a car while walking on a sidewalk on April 24. 

Police confirmed the woman died in a Hamilton hospital on Friday. Her name is not being released. 

The car that struck the woman was a Toyota being driven by a 27-year-old Waterloo woman. Police say the driver lost control of the car, left the road and went over the curb, striking the 50-year-old woman. 

The driver was not injured. Police say speed and alcohol were not factors in the collision but fatigue is being considered. 

The 27-year-old driver has been charged with careless driving. 

Anyone with additional information on the incident is being asked to contact the Traffic Services Branch of Waterloo Regional Police at 519-650-8500 ext. 8856.