77-year-old woman dies after being hit by pickup truck in Oconomowoc
OCONOMOWOC (WITI) — Officials from the city of Oconomowoc say a 77-year-old woman died after being struck while crossing the street near E. Wisconsin Ave and S. Cross St. in Oconomowoc.
The accident happened at approximately 4:31 p.m. Saturday, May 23rd.
Preliminary investigation indicates that a 2001 Ford pickup truck, operated by a 38-year-old man, turned left onto Cross Street from westbound E. Wisconsin Avenue and struck a 77-year-old woman as she was crossing the street mid-block.
The woman has been identified as Judith Waldorf.
Waldorf sustained significant head injuries and was pronounced dead at approximately 6 p.m. Saturday evening at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital.
The driver of the vehicle is cooperating with police.
While the investigation is still ongoing, drugs and alcohol do not appear to be a factor.
The Waukesha County Sheriff’s Office Accident Reconstruction Unit has responded and is assisting with the investigation.
FOX6 News will continue to monitor this incident and will update when more information is available.