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27-year-old woman hit by truck while crossing Longview roadway

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A woman was taken to a local hospital after being struck by a vehicle Friday afternoon.

Longview police were dispatched to an accident with injuries just before 1 p.m. in the 1700 block of Highway 31 near the intersection of Loop 281. A 27-year-old woman attempted to cross the roadway and was hit by a Chevrolet pick-up that was traveling southbound.

Police say the woman failed to yield the right of way to oncoming traffic. She was taken to Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview with life-threatening injuries.

No charges are expected to be filed against the driver of the vehicle.

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