JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMIZ)
A Holts Summit woman died after being hit by a pickup truck in Jefferson City Tuesday.
According to a news release from the Jefferson City Police Department, Julie Hentges, 50, was walking northbound across Country Club Drive at the intersection with Rainbow Drive shortly before 6:30 p.m.
Police said Hentges was walking back to her car parked on the shoulder of the road.
A driver in a truck going westbound hit Hentges. Emergency crews transported her to a local hospital where she died.
Police said the driver was not injured. JCPD's traffic unit is investigating the incident.