AUSTIN (KXAN) - A 23-year-old woman is in the hospital after being struck by a pickup truck in southeast Austin on Wednesday evening.
Austin police said the accident happened just before 7 p.m. in the 1600 block of Montopolis Drive.
Initial information indicates the woman ran into the middle of the street and was struck by the truck.
She was transported to University Medical Center Brackenridge with serious injuries.
The driver did stay at the scene and it does not appear to be the driver's fault.
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