January 30, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Motor Vehicle Crash Kills Pedestrian

Springfield Police responded to a crash on south Campbell at 9:42 p.m. Jan. 29. The crash occurred as a vehicle traveling in southbound lanes of Campbell (north of Weaver) struck a pedestrian, Adam Linder, age 26 of Branson, Mo. Linder wasapparently crossing the roadway from east to west when struck. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Next of kin have been notified. The vehicle was driven by Jonathan Brannon, age 18, of Nixa, Mo. The Springfield Police Department's Traffic Section investigated the crash at the scene and is currently conducting a follow-up investigation.

SPD Case Number: 13-4066
Media Contact: Cora Scott, 417-380-3352 or cscott@springfieldmo.gov
Release authorized by: Lt. Brian Phillips

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Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
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