ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A serious crash took place on Central Avenue near Robin Street on Thursday night. The Albany Police department said a Kathleen McBride, 52, of Albany, was struck by a van and has been pronounced dead.

Police said the van was traveling on Central Avenue when the driver crossed over into the westbound lanes and struck McBride. The van then crashed into a building.

The driver of the van was extricated by firefighters from the Albany Fire Department. He was then taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital where he remains admitted with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries.

The road was closed for a while as crews remained on scene. The investigation remains ongoing.