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Elderly woman in serious condition after being struck by vehicle in Rolla

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ROLLA, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A 71-year-old woman is in serious condition after she was struck by a vehicle while walking in a Rolla crosswalk Wednesday afternoon.

The elderly woman was walking in the crosswalk on US Highway 63 just before 4 p.m when she was struck. The 17-year-old driver was attempting to make a left hand turn onto the highway from Lanning Lane when the vehicle struck the pedestrian, police said.

After being hit, the woman was airlifted to a Creve Coeur hospital.

The Rolla Police Department’s Traffic Division is conducting the investigation. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Cpl. Joey Lahman at the police department at (573) 308-1213.

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