Longview woman hospitalized with critical injuries after being hit by car
POSTED: Monday, June 3, 2013 - 12:39pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 4:48pm
Longview, TX (KETK) — A Longview woman was hospitalized over the weekend with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car.
On May 31, 2013 at 11:56 p.m., officers were called to an accident in the 1000 Block of East Marshall Avenue.
When officers arrived witnesses said a white female, later identified as Lauren Lynn Jester 29, of Longview, attempted to cross the roadway when she was struck by a car driven by Melvin Hinchen of Marshall.
Witnesses also said that Jester was wearing dark colored clothing and ran out into the roadway in front of Hinchen’s car.
Jester was transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. Hinchen was not injured.
The crash remains under investigation.