SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – An 84-year-old woman was treated on scene, but eventually died after losing control of her vehicle and hitting several objects.
The Monday (4/15/19) incident happened behind the Elfindale Center around 11:30 a.m.
Police say Elaine Gould, of Springfield, appeared to suffer a medical episode while driving. This caused her to hit multiple objects before crossing the street, jumping a curb, hitting a SUV and coming to a stop after driving into the McMillen Family Dentistry office.
No one else was injured in the accident.
This story was updated at 11:30 a.m. (4/16/19) to add the victim’s name.
This story was updated at 3:25 p.m. (4/15/19) to add that the driver had died.