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Wichita police identify woman hit by vehicle, killed in SE Wichita

A person died from their injuries after being hit by a vehicle Tuesday night (March16) at...
A person died from their injuries after being hit by a vehicle Tuesday night (March16) at Pawnee and Hillside in southeast Wichita.(KWCH 12)
Published: Mar. 16, 2021 at 10:52 PM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Wednesday Update: Wichita police have identified the woman struck by a vehicle Tuesday night as 54-year-old Michelle Truong of Wichita.

Police said Truong was involved in a minor accident just east of the intersection at Pawnee and Hillside around 9 p.m. As she exited her vehicle to contact the other driver and exchange information, she was struck by another vehicle as she crossed to the opposite side of the street. Truong died on the scene. The driver who struck her remained on the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

This is the 6th traffic fatality involving a pedestrian in 2021 and the 11th overall fatal accident.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

A 54-year-old woman died from their injuries after being hit by a vehicle Tuesday night at Pawnee and Hillside in southeast Wichita.

This was reported at about 9:11 p.m. Tuesday.

As of late Tuesday night, police remained on scene investigating what happened.

Look for updates from police once they release further details, here on www.kwch.com and on air Wednesday morning on Eyewitness News This Morning.

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