Valdosta State student hit in crosswalk dies

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - WALB has confirmed that Elizabeth Lohmar, 21, has died after she was hit by a truck in Valdosta Wednesday.

Lohmar was initially taken to South Georgia Medical Center and later underwent surgery for her injuries Wednesday night.

Police say Lohmar, a Valdosta State student, was hit while in a crosswalk by a truck driven by 21 year old Michael Laslie.

WALB is told that Laslie is a graduate of Deerfield-Windsor school in Albany.

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