83-Year-Old From Springfield Dies One Week After Crash

A man from Springfield is dead from injuries he sustained in a car wreck last Tuesday. 

Robert Pfister was 83. 

Police say it happened around 10 a.m. on January 3, near Walnut Street and S. Cloud Avenue.  

A woman from Springfield was driving a Dodge Dakota, eastbound on Walnut Street, when her car struck a Ford Fusion, driven by Pfister. Police say Pfister's car was facing south and blocking the eastbound lane of Walnut. 

The woman had minor injuries. 

Pfister was taken to the hospital, where he later died. 

Police say they are still investigating the crash, but so far there's no sign of either driver being impaired. 

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