Dec. 1, 2022
Pedestrian killed at Campbell Ave., Plainview Rd.
Springfield, Mo. – On Nov. 30, 2022, at 9:22 p.m., Springfield Police Department officers responded to a pedestrian hit by two vehicles at Campbell Ave. and Plainview Rd.
Christopher Fleming, 45, of Springfield, was walking westbound across Campbell at Plainview when he walked in front of a northbound blue 2016 Hyundai Sonata, driven by Gracie Lamia, 20, of Springfield, which hit Fleming. Fleming was hit by a second vehicle, a northbound silver 2007 Lincoln Town Car, driven by Victor Staelens, 54, of Battlefield.
Fleming was transported to the hospital where he later died. Fleming’s family has been notified.
Impairment is not believed to be a factor in the crash. The circumstances involved in the crash are under investigation.
This is Springfield’s 24th traffic fatality in 2022.
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Case number: 22-38785
Media Contact: PAO Cris Swaters
Release authorized by Lt. Jeremy Anderson