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Woman Critically Hurt in Hit-and-Run

Associated Press - April 15, 2017 12:14 pm

Riley County police say a Manhattan woman is in critical condition after a hit-and-run.

Police say 21-year-old Amber Wilhelm was walking on a Manhattan street early Monday when a pickup truck hit her and drove away.

The truck was described as a light color 2011 to 2016 Chevrolet or GMC extended cab pickup. It is likely to have damage to its front end.

Police say Wilhelm was taken to a Manhattan hospital and then flown Topeka’s Stormont Vail Health in Topeka.