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Columbus Junction Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Car

Posted: Thursday, July 12th, 2018 at 6:28 am
Author: KCII News

A Columbus Junction pedestrian was killed in a one-vehicle incident Tuesday.

According to the Iowa State Patrol 70-year-old Linda Lematty was driving a 2014 Ford Focus northbound on High View Drive in Columbus Junction while 43-year-old Lian Hmun Sang was walking southbound. Lematty turned west into a private entrance near Center Street when she failed to see Sang and struck him with the front of her vehicle. Sang was transported by Louisa County Ambulance to the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics where he was pronounced dead. The incident remains under investigation.