Pedestrian hit by truck in Newport News

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was injured during an auto-pedestrian collision in Newport News Tuesday evening.

Lou Thurston with the Newport News Police Department said a pickup truck driver was traveling north in the 6100 block of Jefferson Avenue around 6:30 p.m. when a 42-year-old woman just walked out into the road.

The woman was transported to a nearby hospital with a serious head injury. The driver will not be charged because Thurston said there is no indication he was on drugs or alcohol or speeding.

Stay with WAVY.com for updates as they become available.

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