Woman hit by vehicle in Lufkin dies at hospital

Woman hit by vehicle in Lufkin dies at hospital
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LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) - UPDATE: Lufkin police said a woman who was involved in an auto-pedestrian accident this morning has died at a local hospital.

Police said the woman’s name is not being released at this time as officials notify the victims family.

PREVIOUS STORY: Lufkin Police said a woman was in critical condition after she was hit by a vehicle early Tuesday morning.

Police spokesperson Jessica Pebsworth said the woman was hit around 5:45 a.m. as she crossed Timberland Drive, near Sun N Pines Motel. Pebsworth said it appeared as though the woman crossed into the path of a car.

The woman was taken to the hospital where she remained in critical condition as of 8:30 a.m.

The front desk clerk of the motel told police she believed the woman had been visiting a man in one of the rooms.

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