On Friday, October 18, at 2:50 p.m., Rose Ann Adamczyk, 76, of Winona, passed away after being hit by a vehicle on Vila Street, south of Gilmore Avenue.
According to the Winona Police Department (WPD), Adamczyk was walking across Vila Street. Witnesses reportedly saw her enter the street by walking between a parked semi-tractor and a parked semi-trailer. The tractor was disconnected from the trailer, and both were parked on the side of the road, with the tractor parked in front of the trailer.
According to the WPD, a vehicle driven by a 38-year-old Winona man was heading southbound on Vila Street. The driver reportedly did not see Adamczyk, and hit her with the front driver side of his vehicle.
Emergency personnel tended to her at the scene before she passed away. The incident is still under investigation.