Omaha Police say the elderly woman was hit near 36th and Babe Gomez Avenue Friday afternoon
Omaha Police say the 62 year old woman was crossing the street and walking toward an apartment when the semi struck her.
Officer James Shade says the driver had just turned from Ed Babe Gomez Avenue onto northbound 36th Street when the woman was struck. She died at the scene.
The driver was taken downtown to be questioned, but Shade says alcohol does not appear to be a factor. The name of the victim has not been released.