Pedestrian struck by vehicle identified

Published On: Dec 12 2012 04:03:06 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 12 2012 03:59:22 PM CST
LA CROSSE, Wis. -

La Crosse police released the name of the 51-year-old woman who was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street on West Avenue on Monday.

Police say Yvonne Boehme is at a local hospital in critical condition.

Boehme was walking westbound across West Avenue near State Street at 6:55 a.m. Monday when she was struck by a vehicle heading southbound in the far right southbound lane of West Avenue.

A witness told police Boehme was not in the crosswalk when crossing and was wearing dark clothing. Police say the driver has not been cited at this time.