TRENTON, Mo. — The Trenton Police Department said in a statement Thursday morning that officers are investigating a fatal motor vehicle accident on Main Street Wednesday night in Trenton.
According to the release, the crash happened in front of Plaza Apartments at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. An investigation by law enforcement has found that the victim was a 48-year-old Trenton woman. Police are not yet releasing her identity.
Witnesses said she ran into the path of a pick-up truck that was driving westbound and was struck by the truck, which was reportedly operated by a 36-year-old man from Trenton.
The victim of the crash was taken to Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton where she later died of her injuries.
The Trenton Police Department said that they are still investigating the incident and that the identities of the victim and other parties involved will be shared along with other details at a later date.