BREAKING: Catawba County woman dies after being struck by vehicle

Cigi Sparks
Staff Writer

A Catawba County woman was pronounced dead Friday afternoon after being struck by a car on Old Shelby Road at Cooksville Grill in Vale.

The accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. on Friday. Police were called to the scene in regards to a pedestrian struck by a vehicle.

The woman involved in the accident, Ezelle Bradshaw, got out of the passenger side of the car to switch places with the driver and was hit by a passing car.

No more information is available at this time. This story will be updated as information is made available.