Saturday, November 8, 2014

Pedestrian hit at 3rd & Walnut

An elderly Columbia woman was struck by a vehicle this evening at North Third and Walnut at about 6:45.
The victim was classified Class I trauma and rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
An accident reconstruction team arrived on the scene. According to a Columbia Borough police officer, the team uses a device that photographs three-dimensional images.

UPDATE: According to WGAL-TV's 6:30 a.m. Sunday broadcast, the victim was 89-year-old Mildred Brown, who later died from her injuries. (Columbians will remember her as "Sis McPeat.")


  1. Cole. Her name was Sis. It is the mother of Tim Brown.

  2. omg this is so sad. May she rest in peace Amen.

  3. Feel so sorry for the family my prayers are with them.

  4. Sis...a Columbia native and icon. Oh and the history and stories she could tell. Loved her fiestiness! We lost a very strong, family oriented, loviing and caring woman and Heaven has gained another Angel. May Sis rest in peace. Amen. Praying for her family to find comfort and strength in this most difficult time. But know that Columbia mourns with you!