A pedestrian was struck and killed by a minivan in San Jose Saturday night, police said.
The victim, described as a Hispanic woman in her mid 30s to early 40s, was hit by a 1996 Dodge Caravan at around 9:45 p.m.
The incident occurred on southbound Monterey Highway, between Old Tully and Umbarger roads, police said.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 50-year-old San Jose woman was driving the minivan and remained at the scene for questioning.
The cause of the crash is under investigation, according to police.
Monterey Highway was closed in both directions early Sunday morning and it was not immediately known at what time the road would reopen.