NBC Connecticut/George Colli
A woman was struck by a car and killed on Meadow Lane in Norwich on Thursday.
A woman is dead after being struck by a car in Norwich on Thursday afternoon.
Police have identified the victim as 80 year-old Sylvia Welling. She died outside her home on 6 Meadow Lane.
Deputy Fire Chief Keith Milton said the fire department responded to the scene , at 2:51 p.m. after receiving a report that a pedestrian was struck.
According to authorities, Welling forgot to put the car in park and it ran over her.
No one else was injured.