A 64-year-old woman from Dallas died last night after being struck by a car on Hwy. 25 south of Barron.
Jodean Lindemer was crossing the highway to retrieve her mail at approximately 5:13 p.m. when she was struck by a vehicle being driven by Kami Wagner, 43, of Prairie Farm, according to a Barron County Sheriff's Department press release.
Lindemer was flow to an Eau Claire hospital by Life Link helicopter with life threatening injuries. The release states she passed away later in the evening.
Wagner and her passenger were not injured.
This case remains under investigation, but appears to be a tragic accident, according to the Sheriff's Department.