Driver Arrested After Striking Pedestrian

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

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UPDATE: Thursday, August 29, 2012

Wichita Police have arrested a driver and ticketed a pedestrian after an accident outside a hospital.

It happened in the 500 block of N. Hillside around 8:40 p.m. Wednesday.

Police said a woman entered the road, but did not use the crosswalk. A 49-year-old woman driver struck the pedestrian in the road. The victim was taken to Wesley Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.

Police arrested the driver for driving on a suspended license and no proof of insurance.

The victim was also ticketed for going against the crosswalk.

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

One person has been seriously hurt in an accident near Wesley Medical Center.

Authorities say an officer witnessed the accident in the 500 block of N. Hillside at around 8:40 Wednesday evening.

Details surrounding the accident were not immediately available.


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