Lower Sioux Pedestrian Killed 08 Mar 12

A Morton woman has died from her injuries after being hit by a van on the Lower Sioux Reservation Monday night. 54-year-old Mary L. Smith was a pedestrian on Redwood County Road 24 when she was hit by a 2008 Chrysler Town and Country van at approximately 8:40pm. The van was owned by the Sunset Funeral Association of Echo, and was driven by 38-year-old Alan L. Hillestad of Morton. The accident remains under investigation.