Pedestrian Hit by Car
KSAL Staff - March 9, 2017 5:32 pm
First responders work the scene Thursday afternoon.
A woman crossing a street in the Downtown Salina area was hurt when she was hit by a vehicle Thursday afternoon.
First responders were called to the corner of Santa Fe and Prescott at around 4:30 in the afternoon to the report of an injured pedestrian.
Salina Master Patrol Officer Rande Repp told KSAL News at the scene that 24-year-old Julie Hinson of Arkansas City was walking across Santa Fe. She was in a crosswalk, with a green light, when she was struck by a pickup truck making a left hand turn from Prescott onto Santa Fe.
Hinson was transported by EMS to Salina Regional Health Center with a broken left wrist and bruises.
The driver of the 2016 Ram truck, Dominique Johnson, 21 of Salina was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian.