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Police: Woman seriously hurt when hit by minivan

By Jamie Peter, WFMZ.com Reporter, JPeter@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 03:30:36 AM CST
Updated On: Aug 28 2013 10:58:47 AM CDT
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

An elderly woman was seriously hurt when she was hit while crossing an Allentown street late Tuesday night, police said.

It happened around 9:15 p.m. on South Jefferson Street.

Police said the 72-year-old woman was crossing from the east side of the street to the west when she was hit by a minivan.

She was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital with serious injuries, police said.

Her name has not been released.

An accident reconstruction team was on scene late Tuesday night.

No charges have been filed as of Wednesday.