Elva Gonzalez Victim of Fatal Pedestrian Accident

An elderly woman was struck and killed while crossing Ayers St. in Corpus Christi Wednesday evening.

Elva Gonzalez was crossing Ayers near Roosevelt at about 6 p.m. when a car hit her.

According to witnesses, the driver tried to veer off the way, but could not avoid hitting the 75-year-old woman. The driver stopped and tried to help her but she died upon impact.

Funeral arrangements are pending.