Woman Dies After Being Hit By Car Outside Mount Vernon Bar

A woman is dead after being hit by a car outside a bar in Mount Vernon last early Sunday morning.

The Mount Vernon Police Department says officers responded to Sherry's Bar after getting a call about a fight.

When they got there, a woman had been hit by a vehicle and witnesses on scene were performing CPR.

Police say the victim is Nichole Barker, 42, of Mount Vernon. She died at the scene.

A woman left the scene before officers arrived, but authorities were able to get a description.

She was later found and arrested.

Police say the woman has pending charges of driving while intoxicated, leaving the scene of an accident, and vehicular manslaughter.

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