Elderly woman critically injured after being hit by truck

Elderly woman critically injured after being hit by truck

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KNOXVILLE (WATE) - An elderly woman was hit by a car while trying to cross the street in Blount County.

The accident happened around 7:30 am Wednesday on East Lamar Alexander Parkway.

An 86-year-old woman was attempting to cross the street when she was struck by a pick-up truck. 

She was taken to University of Tennessee Medical Center by Rural/Metro ambulance. 

As of 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, she was in critical condition. 

No charges are expected to be filed.

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