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Police identify pedestrian hit in crash in Springfield, Mo.

Officers responded to the crash Tuesday around 10:30 a.m. near the intersection of Fremont and...
Officers responded to the crash Tuesday around 10:30 a.m. near the intersection of Fremont and Sunset.(KY3)
Published: Mar. 3, 2021 at 3:13 PM CST|Updated: Mar. 3, 2021 at 3:14 PM CST
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Police identified a woman killed after she was struck by a car on a sidewalk in south Springfield Monday.

Officers say Phyllis D. Tinsley, 73, died in the crash at Woodland and Fremont near the Battlefield Mall.

Investigators determined a 2014 Ford Escape driven by a 72-year-old driver was traveling southbound on Fremont approaching the intersection of Woodland.  The driver suffered a medical emergency and drove off the roadway, striking Tinsley while walking on the sidewalk.

The driver and his passenger suffered injuries not considered life-threatening.

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