Sharon Johnson, 61, of Dayton dies in fatal Springfield car crash – Sunday, May 1, 2022

Springfield car crash death of Sharon Johnson of Dayton – Obituary

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. — According to state troopers, a Dayton lady was hit and killed by an automobile on I-70 in Clark County on Sunday night.

Around 9:10 p.m. Sunday, the incident occurred in the westbound lanes of I-70 near the state Route 72 exit.

Sharon Johnson, 61, of Dayton, was named as the victim of the accident.

The incident began when a car driven by Milan Anderson, 34, of Dayton, collided with a deer on the highway. According to state police, the incident produced crippling damage and the vehicle stayed on the roadway after hitting the deer.

Johnson was a passenger in the automobile and exited after the initial collision. Johnson was killed at the scene after being hit by an SUV.