Woman hit by car in La Crosse dies

Published On: Dec 14 2012 08:34:14 AM CST
LA CROSSE, Wis. -

The woman hit by a car earlier this week in La Crosse has passed away.

Police say Yvonne Boehme, 51, was crossing West Avenue near State Street outside of the crosswalk early Monday morning when a car hit her.

She was taken to Gundersen Lutheran. A spokesperson for the hospital told News 8 early Friday morning that Boehme had passed away.

La Crosse Police Sgt. Rank says the driver, a 39-year-old man from La Crosse, was going southbound on West Avenue while Boehme was going westbound, trying to cross West Avenue. Police had said the driver was not cited.