April 12, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Fatality Accident

This morning at 8:30 a.m., officers responded to the area of Broadmoor and Kansas where witnesses say a 2002 Pontiac Sunfire facing west on Broadmoor left the intersection and attempted to travel south on Kansas. The vehicle pulled into the path of a northbound truck which struck the driver's side door causing traumatic injuries. The driver was transported to a local area hospital where she was pronounced dead due to her injuries.

Immediate family has not been notified. Once family has been notified, further information will be released.

SPD Case Number: 11-14651
Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Lt. Jim McCulloch

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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