Woman dead after being hit by a car on city’s east side

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- A woman was killed after being hit by a car on the city's east side late Saturday night.

Shortly after 11:30 p.m., police arrived on the scene of 38th Street and Ireland Drive on reports of a person down.

Police say a young woman, possibly in her 20's was crossing the street when she was hit by a car traveling westbound.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver was cooperative with police and stayed on-scene.

It's unknown if alcohol or speed was a factor in this incident.

The investigation is ongoing.