Friday, August 18, 2006


Woman hit and killed near 'U' campus
Updated: 08/17/2006 12:34:56 PM
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A University of Minnesota student was killed Thursday morning after being hit by a truck, according to Minneapolis Police. She was riding a bike at the time of the accident.

The name of the 20-year-old woman has not yet been released.

The accident happened at the corner of University Ave. and Washington Aves. SE, near the U of M campus, around 6:30 a.m.

Police tell 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS that the woman was trying to take a left onto University Ave. when she was hit by a truck going eastbound on University Ave. Witnesses tell 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS that the truck was speeding.

The driver stopped immediately and ran over to the the victim, witnesses said.

"Both of them had yellow lights," said witness Edmond Henry. "He didn't have enough time to stop at all, she just darted right out in front of him. You could tell the driver was real distraught about it."

Police said that the driver was not drunk or on drugs and will not likely face charges. Police also believe weather may have played a role in the accident.

*Al-Fatihah buat Allahyarhamah Abidah adam..semoga rohnya dicucuri rahmat dan tergolong bersama org2 yg beriman..aminnnn.. kt bwh ni ader video klip news kat sane..try la tgk..terasa yg amat sgt sahabat sendiri pergi..baru je 2thn lepas pegi raye konvoi same2..tup2 dgr news yg mengejutkan ni..ader hikmah disebaliknye..Allah lebih sygkan dia..btw kite yg still bernyawa ni,gunakanlah sisa2 hidup dgn sebaik2 nya k..sentiasa berpegang teguh kepada agama,pelihara iman,jaga akidah dan beramal soleh ....



Anonymous said...

doakan dia tergolong dlm golongan org beriman...AMIN
I'm really upset about this..

Unknown said...

rindu plak kat abidah adam

Allahummaghfirlaha warhamha wa 'afiha wa'fuanha

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