The pedestrian has been identified as Ms. Loemma Lemos, 88 years old from Neosho, Missouri. Ms. Lemos was transported to Freeman Neosho Emergency Room where she was pronounced dead at 08:29 hours.
No charges have been filed at this time.
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On September 13th around 07:40 hours, the Neosho Police Department responded to the 700 block of East Highway 86 regarding a vehicle crash involving a pedestrian.
A pickup truck traveling eastbound on Missouri Highway 86 struck a pedestrian who was also walking eastbound.
Newton County Ambulance and Neosho Fire Department responded to the scene and the pedestrian was transported to the Freeman Neosho Emergency room and was later pronounced dead as a result of injuries sustained from the vehicle crash.
The names are being withheld at this time pending notifications to the victim’s family. The female victim was 88 years old and from Neosho.
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