In life, Barbara Brown had four species named for her: a rodent, monkey, mouse and prehistoric bird. In death, she hoped to be reincarnated as a hawk.
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The driver of the Mazda, a 29-year-old woman, and a 29-year-old man who was her passenger were seriously hurt, police said.
Roy Faust Jr. was crossing the street about 3 p.m. Jan. 3 in the 4400 block of North Central Avenue when he was struck by the van.