MONTANDON - A 62-year-old Montandon woman was struck by a pickup truck and killed Thursday along Route 45 in West Chillisquaque Township.

Sharlyn Ann Moist was walking her dog about 3 p.m. and attempting to cross the highway near Fourth Street. She stepped off the berm and into the westbound lane where she was struck by a 1996 Dodge Ram 1500 driven by Galen Lee Leitzel, 48, of Montandon, according to state police at Milton.

Moist was flown by helicopter to Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, where she died a short time later from injuries sustained in the crash.

An investigation continues.