Woman hit by car, killed in Byron Township

Kent County

BYRON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman was killed after being struck by a car in Byron Township Saturday evening.

The pedestrian was hit around 8:20 p.m. near 60th Street and Division Avenue. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

She was identified Friday as Thuy Vu, 46, of Kentwood.

The driver of the vehicle did not suffer any injures.

The sheriff’s office said drugs and alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash and the driver is not believed to be at fault. Investigators are still working to determine why Vu tried to cross the street.

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