Manhattan pedestrian struck by vehicle


The Riley County Police Department reported that police and emergency crews responded to a vehicle hitting a pedestrian near the intersection of Anderson Ave. and Seth Child Road on Wednesday at approximately 5:45 p.m.

This response came after a 1998 Ford F150, driven by Allison Hodges, 56, of Manhattan, collided with Linda Whitmer, 54, of Manhattan. This collision occurred when Hodges was attempting to turn onto Anderson Ave. from a parking lot.

Whitmer was transported to Mercy Regional for minor injuries and Hodges was issued a citation for failure to yield to a pedestrian in a sidewalk.

blog comments powered by Disqus