An elderly woman who was in Utah visiting relatives died after being hit by a car while crossing the street near Temple Square late Thursday night.

Madie E. Faulk, 73, Las Cruces, N.M., suffered massive head injuries in the 11:45 p.m. Thursday accident, said Sgt. Scott Folsom.Witnesses told police Faulk was crossing West Temple from Temple Square to the LDS Church Library when a car in the southbound lane struck her while she was walking in a poorly lit crosswalk.