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UPDATE: Name released of woman hit by car in Cedar Rapids

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UPDATE: Police have released the name of the woman hit by a car, as well as, charges in the incident.

Police say the victim was Bonnie Schliemann. 

According to police, she was cited for Crossing at Other Than a Crosswalk, because she went into an unmarked crosswalk at an intersection and failed to yield to cars which had a green light on Collins Rd.

The driver of the vehicle involved, Jacqueline Kimm, was charged for No Insurance.

According to Cedar Rapids Police, Schliemann was reportedly panhandling at the intersection prior to the accident.

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Cedar Rapids Police say a 60-year-old woman has serious injuries after getting hit by a car.

Police say the woman was hit at Collins Rd. and Northland Ave NE last night around 9:45 p.m. They say the woman was found in the road, and bystanders were helping her until emergency crews arrived.

Police say the woman was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, but was conscious when leaving the scene.

Police can't confirm if the woman was in a crosswalk at the time; the matter is still under investigation. 

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