A 56-year-old female pedestrian has died after being hit by a vehicle during Milwaukee’s rush hour. It happened about 7:15 this (Wednesday) morning near the Milwaukee County Zoo on Blue Mound Road on Highway 18. Police say a 72-year-old man was driving a vehicle that struck the woman. Police say the driver stopped and has been cooperating with investigators. The victim’s name was not immediately released. The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s office has scheduled an autopsy tomorrow (Thursday).