Hit and run on University Avenue
A 59-year-old woman was struck and killed in a hit and run accident on University Avenue Wednesday. TwinCities.com.
The man who hit the woman was Terrance Leonard Oliver, 45, a St. Paul man who was driving on University Avenue near Fairview Avenue at around 8 a.m. when he struck Margaret Prowse. Prowse was walking across the street where there were no crosswalks or street lights, according to the criminal complaint in Ramsey County District Court. Star Tribune
Injuries included those to the pelvis, significant bleeding, a torn aorta, and brain damage. Prowse was pronounced dead at Regions Hospital. TwinCities.com
Oliver told authorities that the sun was blinding, and that he initially stopped, but kept going because his driver's license was revoked in 1996. Star Tribune