October 22, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

Pedestrian in Fatal Accident Identified

The pedestrian who was struck by a backing vehicle at the parking lot located at 1235 E. Cherokee Street (St. John’s Hospital) has died. The accident occurred at about 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 20, 2010. Next of kin has been notified. The victim is identified as Alvin R. Simmonds, 1841 S. Maryland Ave., Springfield, MO 65804. DOB: 07-06-1920.

SPD Case Number: 10-46531
Media Contact: Lt. Faye Barksdale, phone: 864-1810

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd