UPDATE: Name released in fatal pedestrian crash - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: Name released in fatal pedestrian crash


The Vilas County coroner says the pedestrian killed in a crash Friday afternoon is Irma Pitlik of Eagle River.

Officials say just before 4:00 p.m. a car driven by an 87-year-old man was driving down East Pine Street in Eagle River. Police say the car hit Pitlik, 87, as she crossed the street. They say she was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Eagle River Police Department, the Vilas County Sheriff's Office and the Vilas County Coroner are continuing to investigate the crash. The name of the driver has not been released.

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