20-Year Old Woman Dies After being Struck by Car

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP)– Springfield police say a 20-year-old woman died after being hit by a car as she crossed a city street.

Meshele R. LaSalle died at a hospital from injuries she suffered on Saturday night. Police say she walked in front of the car before she was struck.

The driver of the car, who has not been named, stopped at the scene.

An investigation into the crash is continuing and no charges have been filed.

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