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William Smith

William's Story


DOD: January 12, 2017



How he Was Lost

William Smith was killed just after 9 p.m. on Thursday, January 12, 2017 while attempting to cross Trinity Lane near Meridian Street. Smith,who lived on Prince Avenue, was struck by a 2005 Honda Accord driven by Isaiah Bowman, 19, of Tucker Road. The preliminary investigation indicates that Bowman was traveling west on Trinity Lane in a line of traffic that was slowing for Smith as he crossed the roadway. According to a witness, Bowman had pulled into the middle turn lane and was attempting to pass the slowing traffic when he struck Smith.