MAPLE GROVE, Minn.- Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle near The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove late Tuesday morning.

The accident happened at the intersection of Hemlock Lane and Elm Creek Boulevard around 11:45 a.m. when a car traveling eastbound on Elm Creek Blvd. left the roadway and struck a female who was on the sidewalk.

Maple Grove Police tell KARE 11 they do not know what caused the vehicle to go up on the sidewalk. They say the driver remained on the scene and fully cooperated with police.