Great Falls woman who died after being hit by car identified

Posted at 3:51 PM, Jan 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-10 18:17:13-05

GREAT FALLS – The Cascade County Sheriff’s Office has identified the woman who was struck and killed by a vehicle Tuesday.

Mary G. Allison, 89, of Great Falls died after she was hit by a car near Walmart along 8th Street Northeast.

The Sheriff’s Office said it appeared Allison had exited a bus and was crossing the street when she was hit.

She was taken to Benefis Health System where she died from blunt force injuries.

(January 8, 2018)

Great Falls Police officials say they are responding to a traffic accident near North Middle School this morning.

A sergeant says 8th St. NE from Smelter Ave. to 25th Ave. N along with the east entrance of Walmart along Smelter Ave. will be likely closed to the public through the morning.

An update from the GFPD Facebook page says there was at least one fatality.

He urges the public to use alternate routes to the north in the area, including 36th Ave. NE to 8th St. NE.

We have a reporter on scene and will continue to update you as we learn more.