Woman struck by pickup, killed while walking near Fenton
Posted on Tuesday, December 1st, 2020
FENTON, MO – A woman was struck by a pickup truck and killed last Wednesday night as she was crossing the road at Highway 141 and Fielder.
Leader Publications reports that 40-year-old Dittmer woman Cassaundra M. Parker was crossing the highway when she was hit by a southbound Chevrolet Silverado at approximately 11:50 p.m. Emergency responders pronounced her dead at the scene.
The driver of the Silverado was unharmed. It is unclear at this time whether he will face any criminal charges.
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