Reese Witherspoon hit by car during jog in Calif. September 8, 2011 at 11:53 AM CDT - Updated June 25 at 9:24 AM SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Actress Reese Witherspoon was struck by a car while jogging near Los Angeles on Wednesday morning and suffered minor injuries. Santa Monica police Sgt. Richard Lewis says the Oscar-winning actress was hit by a car driven by an 84-year-old woman. Witherspoon was jogging in an unmarked crosswalk in Santa Monica when the driver struck her at about 20 mph. The 35-year-old actress was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Lewis says the driver was cited for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk. Witherspoon's portrayal of June Carter in the 2005 film "Walk the Line" won her a best-actress Oscar. Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.