UPDATE: Pedestrian identified after fatal traffic crash in Bloomington

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Published: Sep. 28, 2022 at 10:29 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 28, 2022 at 4:19 PM CDT
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UPDATE: McLean County Coroner has identified the pedestrian killed in Saturday’s traffic crash in Bloomington.

Yesenia Navarrete, 29, of Bloomington, was killed in the crash that occurred in the area of Center and Mulberry streets in Bloomington.

Yoder says Navarrete’s family shared that organs were able to be donated to save lives.

An autopsy is pending.

The incident remains under investigation.

BLOOMINGTON (25 News Now) - Bloomington Police are investigating after a pedestrian was killed after a traffic crash.

Police say that around 10:59 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to the area of Center and Mulberry streets for a crash and learned a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle.

The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. That pedestrian was pronounced deceased by staff at Carle BroMenn.

The circumstances of the crash are still pending investigation by the police department and the McLean County Coroner’s Office.

More information will be released at a later date.