The Hospital of Central Connecticut

Pedestrian Killed In Southington

SOUTHINGTON — A local woman walking on Savage Street killed by a car Monday morning, police said.

Officers said that 50-year-old Amal Abouchakra was on the eastern Savage Street near the intersection with Rockwood Drive when she was hit by a 2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer, police said.

Officers were called to the area just before 10 a.m.

The victim was taken to the Hospital of Central Connecticut's Bradley Memorial Campus, where she died from her injuries, police said.

It was not immediately clear if the driver of the vehicle that hit Abouchakra was charged.