81-year-old woman dies after being hit by truck

FAIRFIELD, OH (FOX19) - An 81-year-old woman has died after being struck by a vehicle Monday morning in Fairfield.

Police say Lois Baumann, of Hamilton, was crossing Symmes Road at the intersection of Pleasant Avenue around 8:30 a.m. According to investigators, she was struck by a pickup truck turning onto Symmes Road from Pleasant Ave.

The driver of the pickup truck was identified as Theresa L. Wigley, 59, also of Hamilton.

Baumann was transported to West Chester Hospital by ambulance. She was then transferred to UC Medical Center in Cincinnati where she died Thursday afternoon.

Police say the accident remains under investigation.  Any witnesses are asked to call Hamilton Police at (513) 868-5811.

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