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UPDATE: Pregnant woman hit by car in north Tyler

UPDATE from Tyler Police (8:29pm Monday):

On 12-05-2011 at approximately 6:30 pm, Tyler Police Officers responded to a pedestrian accident in the 700 block of N. Palace.  At the scene, officers located 29 year old Latosha Little of Tyler.  Little advised that she was crossing N. Palace Street, walking east to west.  She reached the center turn lane and was struck by a north bound vehicle that was traveling in the turn lane.  Apparently the vehicle was preparing to make a left hand turn onto W. Bow Street.  The vehicle struck little, rolling her onto the hood and then to the ground. 
Little walked to the A&W grocery to use the phone, while the vehicle that struck her pulled into the parking lot.  The vehicle was being driven by an elderly black male.  When he was told that Little was calling the police, the driver of the vehicle left the scene.  Little was unable to provide a detailed description of the suspect or his vehicle. 
Little complained of lower back pain.  She was transported to East Texas Medical Center Hospital by EMS. 
 
Investigators are attempting to obtain video from surveillance cameras at the A&W Grocery.  An update will be sent out if additional information becomes available. 

 

UPDATE: Police confirm the woman hit by a car at A & W Grocery is pregnant. Police say she has minor injuries, but was taken to a local hospital for precautionary reasons because of her pregnancy.

Police say they are now searching for the driver of the vehicle who hit the woman. They are collecting evidence, which includes footage from A & W security cameras.

If you have any information on this, please contact the Tyler Police Department.

Update: Police confirm that a woman has been hit by a car at A & W Grocery on Bow & Palace in north Tyler.  The woman has been transported to the hospital.

Stay with KLTV.com for updates.

 


 

 

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler police and fire crews are responding to a crash involving a pedestrian.

The crash was first reported 6:24p.m. at the intersection of Bow St. & Palace Ave.

KLTV has a crew on the scene and will bring you the information as it becomes available.

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