Two Pedestrians Hit On Highway 80

Two pedestrians were struck at two different times in the early morning hours in Longview.

Both incidents happened at the intersection of Highway 80 and Alpine Road.

Police say a child wandered out into the street around midnight and was hit by a passing car.   Another pedestrian, trying to help, raced out into the street to get the child.  He was also struck.

The names of the two are not available yet. They were transported to a local hospital. There's no word on their their condition.

Lindsay Wilcox, Reporting.  lwilcox@kltv.com