Pedestrian Hit On I-40

NewsChannel 10
By KFDA Assignments Desk

Amarillo, Texas - A pedestrian is struck today while crossing Interstate 40. Amarillo police say they responded to the accident near the interchange around 11:00 Thursday morning.

They say the female pedestrian, 19 year old Erica Lee Neece, was hit by a Toyota 4-Runner. Neece was taken to an Amarillo hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Witnesses at the scene tell us the woman may have intentionally entered the highway. Police say the driver will not face any charges.