Pedestrian killed in late night accident in Amherst - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Pedestrian killed in late night accident in Amherst

A 20-year-old engineering student at UMass is dead after being hit by a car in Amherst.

Officials with the Northwestern District Attorney's Office tell CBS 3 that Hannah Frilot and a friend were walking on North East Street shortly after 11 p.m. on Thursday when they were hit by a Toyota RAV4.

Investigators say the 63-year-old female driver of the SUV stopped immediately and called 911.

The other pedestrian was not seriously hurt.

Investigators are still trying to determine the exact cause of the accident.

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