Woman hit in Costco parking lot dies

Woman hit in Costco parking lot dies

UPDATE: The woman trapped under the car died on August 25. The victim has been identified as 45-year-old Yelena A. Ivanov.

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Detectives are investigating an auto-pedestrian collision that happened shortly after 3:30 Wednesday afternoon in the parking lot of Costco at 7600 N. Division St.

A car struck two pedestrians — an adult and a child — in the parking lot who then were trapped under the the vehicle.

Spokane Police and Spokane County Fire District 9 arrived to the scene within minutes and began working to remove the victims from beneath the vehicle.

Both pedestrians were injured and transported to the hospital for treatment. The adult victim is listed as in critical condition and the child has non-life threatening injuries.

Detectives from Major Crimes and Collision Investigators took over the investigation. The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene and cooperated with investigators.

Police are asking witnesses of the collision who were not interviewed at the scene to call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233