TYPE OF INCIDENT: Fatal Pedestrian Traffic Crash
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: 12/31/14 @ 18:19 hrs
DATE & TIME REPORTED: Same
ACCIDENT LOCATION: Mo 740 (Stadium Blvd)-W. Worley
DRIVER 1: Arnold, Lisa L Age: 56
Columbia, Mo Injured: None Seat Belt: Yes
DRIVER 2: Lee, Linda J Age: 59
Rocheport, Mo Injured: None Seat Belt: Yes
Pedestrian 1: Cheatom, Jackie O Age: 54
Columbia, Mo Injured: fatal
DETAILS OF INCIDENT:
Crash occurred when vehicle 1, a 1993 Chevy Cavalier, was traveling south on Mo 740 (Stadium Blvd) crossing W. Worley and pedestrian 1 was crossing Mo 740 (Stadium Blvd) just south of W. Worley. Driver of vehicle 1 did not see pedestrian 1 and struck pedestrian 1. After pedestrian 1 came to rest on the roadway, pedestrian 1 was ran over by vehicle 2, a 2013 Honda CRV, who was south on Stadium crossing W. Worley. Vehicle 2 was traveling to the right just slightly behind vehicle 1.
Pedestrian 1 was transported from the scene to the University of Missouri Hospital where he was pronounced deceased by medical personnel.
Impairment by drugs and/or alcohol by either driver are not a factor. Further Careless driving and/or violation of the traffic signal by either driver is not believed to be a factor. It is unknown, pending results/investigation from the Boone County Medical Examiner's Office, if pedestrian 1 was under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. At the time of this release it is unknown if pedestrian 1 had violated the cross walk signal or was within the designated cross walk.
Summons/Charges: Pending investigation