Woman injured after being struck by vehicle

One person injured after being struck by vehicle

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) -One person was airlifted to a hospital Monday evening after being hit by a vehicle.

According to Lawrence County Chief Deputy Tony Waldrupe, it happened just before 5 p.m. on Arkansas State Highway 91 about five miles from U.S. Highway 63.

He said a woman tried to cross the highway when a vehicle hit her.

The woman was flown to St. Bernard’s with unspecified injuries.

Sheriff’s deputies, along with police officers from Hoxie, Sedgwick, and Walnut Ridge responded to the scene.

The driver of the vehicle, who was the only occupant, has not been identified.

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