UPDATE: Woman killed in downtown crash taught fourth grade for JCPS
COLUMBIA - 25-year-old Katie Paul, who died after being hit by a car in downtown Columbia early Saturday morning, taught fourth grade at Moreau Heights Elementary School. That's according to the Jefferson City Public School district.
It posted this on its Facebook page Sunday evening, "It is with deep sadness we share that this weekend we lost one of our own." See the full post below.
Moreau Heights Elementary School also posted about Paul's death on its Facebook page on Sunday.
The post reads, "Our Moreau Heights family lost a special member last night. Katie Paul passed away after being struck by a vehicle. We are beyond sad for the loss of Katie, her positive energy and the impact she had on students and staff. Pray for our students, staff, her family and friends."