State police have identified the 32-year-old Yarmouth Port woman who was killed Saturday after being struck by two motor vehicles as Jessica Spaid.
At 4:57 p.m. police received several 911 calls for a female walking along Route 6 westbound in Yarmouth. Shortly after, several more calls reported a pedestrian had been struck by Exit 8. Troopers found the victim, Spaid, in grave condition and Yarmouth Fire and EMS pronounced her dead.
How or why the Spaid came to be walking on the road is under investigation. Police spoke to the drivers involved and did not issue citations.
Route 6 was closed for approximately 2 1/2 hours to allow for recovery of the victim, crash investigation, and eventual clean up of the roadway. Anne Steele can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow her on Twitter @AnneMarieSteele.