27-Year-Old Woman Hit and Killed By Cement Truck in Meridian
How does something like this happen?! A 27-year-old woman is dead this morning after a tragic auto-pedestrian accident.
Her name has not been released yet. As of now, we don't know if she was somebody's mother, wife, or best friend. All we know is she was gone in an instant by simply crossing the street.
The accident happened at UStick and Eagle at about 5:25 last night. The woman was hit by the right tire of the concrete truck and later died at a local hospital.
According to KTVB, the 46-year-old man driving the concrete truck has not been issued a citation and although authorities will continue to investigate, initially they say that they don't believe drugs or alcohol were a factor in this tragedy.
If you saw anything, please contact the Meridian Police Department. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by the loss of this beautiful woman taken from our community far too soon.