UPDATE: The woman who was struck this morning died at the hospital just after noon today.
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – The NOPD is investigating an accident involving a pedestrian and and an SUV near the corner of Loyola Avenue and Poydras Street around 6:30 a.m.
A preliminary investigation shows that the pedestrian may have walked out in front of and was struck by the SUV.
The pedestrian, who is believed to be a homeless female was rushed to LSU Medical Center in Critical Condition.
The accident is still under investigation at this time.
No charges are expected to be filed at this time.