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Update: Missoula County Sheriff's office releases the name of victim in pedestrian accident

Missoula PD
Posted at 9:08 AM, Nov 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-25 20:02:44-05

MISSOULA — Update, Nov. 25 @ 2:25 pm

The Missoula County Sheriff and Coroner, TJ McDermott, is releasing the name of the pedestrian who was reportedly struck by a vehicle on Monday, Nov. 23.

The deceased has been identified as Sandra L. Baylor, 53, of Missoula.

The Missoula City Police Department are currently investigating the details surrounding the incident.

Original article, posted on Nov. 24

Police in Missoula are investigating after a woman died after reportedly being struck by a vehicle on Monday evening.

Missoula Police Department spokesman Sgt. Travis Welsh says officers responded to reports of a collision shortly after 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of North Reserve Street and Mullan Road involving a pedestrian.

Responding officers found an adult female in the roadway, who had been reportedly struck by a single vehicle which had remained at the scene, according to Sgt. Welsh.

Despite life-saving measures, Sgt. Welsh says the woman succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s name has not yet been released.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or seen a pedestrian in the roadway is asked to contact Missoula Police Detective Mick McCarthy at (406) 552-6643, or Detective Nathan Mattix at (406) 552-6296.