Decatur woman struck by vehicle dies

DECATUR - In an update to a story WAND brought you earlier this month, a Decatur woman who was struck by a vehicle while walking home from the Decatur Celebration has died.

The Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup says that Sally Crubaugh, 67, died August 12 at 11:27 a.m. at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.  Northrup also says that the cause of death has not yet been determined.

Decatur police say that officers responded to a report of a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle on August 3.  Upon arriving, officers found that Crubaugh had been struck while crossing the intersection of Wood and Edward.  Crubaugh was transported to Decatur Memorial Hospital before being transferred to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

Decatur police say that driver impairment is not a factor in this incident.  The crash is still under investigation.

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