Visalia pedestrian dies from injuries suffered in crash

A 63-year-old Visalia woman died early Wednesday of injuries suffered Friday when she was hit by a car while crossing Walnut Avenue.

Police said Edna Wilker, 63, died just before 2 a.m. at Kaweah Delta Medical Center, where she had been treated for significant internal and external injuries.

Police spokesman Sgt. Damon Maurice said the investigation is continuing. Police say Janine Salisbury, 55, of Visalia was driving eastbound on Walnut just before 10:30 p.m. when she hit Wilker, who was crossing at Sallee Street.