The Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the 80-year-old woman who died early Sunday morning after she was struck in a Hotel Street crosswalk by a bicyclist as Dionicia Leoning.
An EMS spokesperson said Leoning sustained head injuries after falling to the pavement and was taken to the Queen’s Medical Center in critical condition.
She died of her injuries at 2:21 a.m., police said. An autopsy will be conducted to determine cause of death.
The woman had been walking north in a crosswalk on Hotel Street when she was hit by the bicyclist who disregarded a red light while traveling east on Hotel Street, police said.