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UPDATE: Sheriff releases names in car vs. pedestrian accident

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWWL) — An 82-year-old woman is dead after being hit by a car in Dubuque County.

According to officials, the woman was crossing near Placid Road near Epworth. An 80-year-old man was northbound on Placid Road when he hit her. She died as a result of her injuries.

The incident remains under investigation at this time.

UPDATE: The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office released the names of those involved in a deadly accident Tuesday afternoon.

Polices say that 82 year-old Lois Smith died after being hit by a car driven by William Conrad, 80, of Epworth.

In the latest news release, police say the incident is still under investigation.

Sara Belmont

Assistant News Director

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