Valatie woman killed after being hit by car

VALATIE – State police are investigating after they say a Valatie woman was hit and killed by a car.

Police say it happened Monday around 12:30 in the afternoon at the intersection of Main and Church streets.

They say a car was turning left onto Church Street when it hit 77-year-old Joan Gavigan, who was in the crosswalk.

Police say good Samaritans waved down troopers who were able to get her to the hospital.

She later died at Albany Medical Center.