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WPRI: Police ID woman hit, killed by car in Providence

walkinpvd-iconPolice on Friday identified an elderly woman who was struck and killed by a vehicle in Providence.

Riceles Peralta, 81, died at Rhode Island Hospital Thursday night, according to police.

Police said Peralta was hit while crossing Plainfield Street in the area of Pocasset Avenue just before 5 p.m. Thursday.

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