Thea Digiammerino

Police ID Woman Struck by Car in Windham

A 47-year-old Willimantic woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a car in Windham Sunday night, according to Connecticut State Police.

Police said the woman was either walking in the road or crossing when she was hit on Windham Road (Route 32) near Old Windham Road around 9:30 p.m. She was rushed to Backus Hospital and later airlifted to Hartford Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police could not immediately identify the woman because she had no identification, but she has now been identified as Laurie Ann Mckelvey, 47, of Willimantic. 

Police said her brother identified her at Hartford Hospital.

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