UPDATE: Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Vehicle in Vilas Co.

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

UPDATE: Sat. 3:52 PM, Nov. 16, 2013

Vilas County Sheriff's Deputies have released the name of the victim killed in a pedestrian accident Friday afternoon.

Investigators say Irma Pitlik, 87, of Eagle River, died as a result of the injuries sustained in the accident.

ORIGINAL STORY: Sat. 1:49, Nov. 16, 2013

An 87-year old woman has died after being hit by a vehicle Friday afternoon.

According to a news release from the Eagle River Police Department, the woman was crossing East Pine Street when a vehicle struck her.

The 87-year old man driving the vehicle was traveling westbound on East Pine Street at the time of the accident.

The Eagle River Police Department, the Vilas County Sheriff's Office and the Vilas County Coroner are continuing their investigation into the crash. Names are being withheld pending the completion of the investigation and notification of the family.

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