Update: 19-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed In South St. Cloud Crash
ST. CLOUD – A pedestrian was killed in an early morning crash on the south side of St. Cloud.
The crash happened in the 3600 block of County Road 75 around 4:20 a.m. Wednesday.
Authorities say a vehicle driven by Mohamed Abdi Egal was going north on County Road 75 when he hit a 19-year-old female pedestrian originally from Michigan. She stepped off the center median and in front of Egal’s car. Police say that section of roadway is very dark and Egal told them he did not see the woman before impact.
Egal and another person stopped immediately to help her.
Life saving efforts were made but the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Egal was on his way from home from work and did not show any signs of impairment. Egal has been cooperating with authorities.
The woman’s name has not been released, her body was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiners office.