Vehicle Strikes and Injures Pedestrian on Slick Roads
by Sammy Edmonds
posted Jan 2 2014 11:07AM
Snow-covered roads led to a pedestrian getting struck by a vehicle in Marion Tuesday. Police say 45-year-old Ellie Walker of Marion was headed northbound on foot on Nebraska Street next to the snow-covered sidewalk approaching Nelson Street, when a vehicle struck her.
The 17-year-old driver of the vehicle stated she saw the pedestrian and tried to stop, but couldn’t stop sliding.
Walker was transported to Marion General Hospital for treatment of a leg injury.