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Homeless Allentown woman dies after being struck by SUV

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: May 21 2013 08:52:59 PM CDT
Updated On: May 22 2013 01:09:03 PM CDT

Mike Nester

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A homeless woman was killed when she was hit by an SUV Tuesday night,, and the woman's son assaulted the driver after the crash, police said.

Susan Thompson was hit around 8:45 p.m. as she was walking along Airport Road, police said.

After the accident, Thompson's son and another relative assaulted the driver, police said.

So far, no charges have been filed in the crash or the assault, but police said the investigation is ongoing.

The coroner has ruled Thompson's death an accident.