Springfield woman dies after being struck by vehicle

SPRINGFIELD - In an update to a story WAND has been following, a Springfield woman who was struck by a vehicle Thursday night has died.

Sangamon County Coroner Cinda Edwards says Lindsey Sharp, 26, was pronounced dead at St. John's Hospital at 11:15 a.m. Friday.  Authorities say she was one of three individuals struck by a vehicle in a Walmart parking lot Thursday night.  Springfield police say the driver of that vehicle, identified as Antonio Willis, 31, was arrested on a preliminary charge of aggravated DUI.

Edwards also says that an autopsy is scheduled to be performed in the near future.  The Springfield Police Department and the Sangamon County Coroner's Office are investigating this incident.

We will provide updates to this story as they become available.

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