Woman dies after being hit by pickup on S. Loop 335

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A Shamrock woman died overnight after being hit by a pickup truck on Loop 335 near Amarillo Boulevard west.

The Texas Department of Public Safety was called to the incident just before 2 a.m.

Authorities says Minnie Menefield, 51, wrecked her vehicle about two miles away from the scene shortly before she was hit. DPS Sergeant Cindy Barkley said Menefield began walking on the road and was later hit by a driver who was unable to see her.

Menefield was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver was uninjured.

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