Phoenix police: Pedestrian 'critical' after being ht by vehicle

Posted at 8:44 PM, Oct 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-29 09:55:14-04

Authorities say one person has been seriously hurt in a crash between a pedestrian and a vehicle in north Phoenix.

Around 6:30 p.m., police responded to the area of 19th Street and Union Hills Road. Witnesses told police the pedestrian, a woman, was crossing mid-block when she was hit.

The driver remained on scene and impairment is not a factor, according to a Phoenix Police Department spokeswoman.

The woman was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.