Downtown Pontiac was the scene of a death investigation after a 59-year-old woman was hit by an SUV while walking on June 30, 2011. Carol Lynch died on Saturday, July 2, 2011 from her injuries.
The Pontiac resident was stepping off the curb and into the path of a 2001 Ford Explorer when she was hit. The driver was a 17-year-old whose name has not been released by authorities at this time. It is reported that Lynch may have been talking on the phone when she was struck.
Accidents can happen while doing errands or anyplace. Injuries can cause permanent health issues or death. If you or a loved one has lost someone in a pedestrian accident, call Spiros Law, P.C. at (815) 929-9292 to find out your legal options. Visit the website at www.spiroslaw.com.
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