Pedestrian accident kills 1 in Clear Lake
Last Tuesday in Clear Lake, a 73-year-old pedestrian suffered serious injuries after she was struck by a truck. The pedestrian accident occurred in the morning near the intersection of Fourth Street and Main Avenue.
An 87-year-old truck driver was driving southbound through the intersection when his car made contact with the pedestrian. Numerous bystanders rushed to the woman’s aid while paramedics were on their way. According to the police, the elderly pedestrian had severe brain damage from the accident.
She was taken to a Clear Lake hospital, and she was in critical condition before she passed away. Police are investigating the accident, but at this time no charges have been filed.