Pedestrian dies after being struck in Clear Lake
A 73-year-old woman has passed away after she was struck by a motor vehicle in a Clear Lake crosswalk.
The pedestrian accident occurred around 9:30 a.m. on April 3 near the intersection of Fourth Street and Main Street. An 87-year-old truck driver was traveling south through the intersection when he made contact with the pedestrian.
She suffered severe head trauma, and was immediately taken to a nearby hospital. Later that evening, she was pronounced dead. An investigation into the accident was underway, and no charges have been filed at this time.
Our thoughts are with the woman’s family and friends during this tragic time.