Car Hits Pedestrian



Winona Police said an 82-year-old woman was injured when she was struck by a vehicle in the Walmart parking lot Tuesday.

Police Sargent Chris Nelson said Barbara Ann Smith of Cochrane was taken by ambulance to Winona Health to be treated for her injuries.

Nelson said Smith was struck by a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Hailey Marie Parcel of Trempealeau.

Nelson said Parcel was backing out a parking stall when her vehicle struck Smith who was walking behind it.

Parcel told authorities she did not see Smith.

The incident was reported just before 1:00 p.m. Tuesday.

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