SHEBOYGAN, WI (WHBL) - Sheboygan Police are continuing their investigation of a car-pedestrian accident that claimed the life of a woman in a south side intersection yesterday afternoon. Sgt. Kurt Zempel said it happened about 4:30 at South Business Drive and Washington Avenue. The woman, identified as 56-year-old Michele Lilge of Kohler, was struck by a car driven by a 63 year old Hingham man. She was taken by ambulance to Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center and died a short time later of her injuries. Westbound traffic on Washington was diverted for several hours after the fatal mishap. Zempel said neither alcohol or speed appear to be contributing factors. He said police are working to identify and contact possible witnesses to the crash. Anyone with any information is being asked to contact Sheboygan Police.
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