JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WVEC) -- An investigation is underway after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in James City County on Monday morning.

Investigators say the accident happened shortly before 11:30 a.m. in the 9200 block of Richmond Road. Authorities say a 2010 Ford Explorer ran off the road and hit 50-year-old Sheila Cowles. Cowles was pronounced dead at the scene.

No charges have been filed at this time.