Two Injured In Davis Auto-Pedestrian Crash

Friday, January 6th 2012, 11:19 am
By: News 9

Two people were sent to the hospital after being struck by a car in Davis Thursday night.

It happened at 7:14 p.m. According to the Davis Police Department, a 63-year-old woman and a 53-year-old man were struck by a vehicle in the 600 block of East Main Street when they ran into the roadway.

According to witnesses, the woman was either laying or sitting on the side of the road in the grass when the man approached her to see if she was okay. Witnesses say the woman then got up and ran into the traffic. It is unclear if the man was trying to stop the woman when he ran into the traffic with her, police said.

The man was transported to a local hospital where he was treated and released. The woman was air-lifted to OU Medical Center and was admitted into the ICU Unit. No word on her condition at this time.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

Police have not released any names in this crash. The incident is still under investigation.