Woman dies after being hit by motorcycle

Published: Feb. 19, 2017 at 5:21 PM CST|Updated: Feb. 20, 2017 at 3:49 PM CST
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AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A woman has died after she was struck by a motorcycle early Sunday morning.

Amarillo Police responded to the incident just after 1 a.m. in the westbound lanes of the 3200 block of east I-40. The APD says a woman, later identified as 61-year-old Candice Pogue, was crossing southbound I-40 when she walked in front of a 2007 Suzuki motorcycle and was struck.

Police identified the driver as David Nunn, 39. Nunn was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police say he was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Pogue died at the scene as a result of her injuries received in the accident.

The incident is being investigated by the Traffic Investigation Unit of the Amarillo Police Department.

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