There was a fatal Lindenhurst pedestrian accident Sunday (October 18, 2018) night. The pedestrian, who was hit by a SUV, died at the accident scene.
Details regarding the accident appear to be somewhat limited at this time.
According to the Lindenhurst Police Department, this fatal Lindenhurst pedestrian accident happened as a pedestrian was attempting to cross Route 45 south of Sand Lake Road at approximately 5:25 p.m. At that time, she was hit by a 2011 Nissan Rogue that was southbound on Route 45 at the time of the collision. The pedestrian was later identified as Victoria Sowka, 61, of Lindenhurst.
The Nissan Rogue was being driven by a 38-year-old man.
An excerpt concerning this fatal Lindenhurst pedestrian accident, from the November 19 Lake County News-Sun article titled “Woman crossing Route 45 struck and killed in Lindenhurst“:
The Major Crash Assistance Team and the Lake County Coroner’s Office are assisting in the Lindenhurst police investigation. Police are asking that anyone with information on the incident call 847-356-5400.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Lindenhurst pedestrian accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above as well as the November 19 Grayslake Patch article titled “Pedestrian Dies in Lindenhurst Collision.”
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