Police identify pedestrian hit by pickup and killed on Glenstone Avenue

Published: Oct. 27, 2017 at 8:09 AM CDT
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Police have identified a woman struck and killed by a pickup on Glenstone Avenue in Springfield Friday morning.

The accident happened around 7 a.m. near the Cherry intersection of Glenstone. Police say Alicia Lambeth, 31, of Springfield, was pushing a bicycle westbound across South Glenstone Avenue when a pickup driven by Dawson Anderson, 19, struck her. Lambeth later died at a Springfield hospital from her injuries.

Police say the investigation showed Anderson was not impaired at the time of the crash.

This marks the fifteenth fatality crash in Springfield for 2017. Five of those victims have been pedestrians.