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.