ALBERTVILLE, Ala. — A woman was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Albertville Saturday night.
According to Albertville Police Chief Jamie Smith, the 31-year-old woman, identified as Christina Nicole Green, was a passenger in a car heading north when the driver spotted a stray dog on Highway 431 near the Lazy Boy Furniture Store.
Police say the vehicle pulled over, the woman got out, crossing the northbound lane of traffic on foot.
According to officials, the woman crossed the median and was then struck by a 2010 Chevrolet 1500 that was traveling southbound. The driver of the vehicle is cooperating with investigators, Smith said.
Green was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck was not injured.