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Woman struck twice by SUV on Route 309 in Quakertown, police say

Published On: Aug 06 2014 12:10:11 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 04 2014 06:47:05 AM EDT

Bucks pedestrian in critical condition following Friday accident


A 29 year-old woman is in critical condition after she was hit by a vehicle on Route 309 Friday evening, according to Quakertown Police.

Police said the woman had walked across four lanes of Route 309 just after 8:30 p.m., but was pushed to the ground by a Jeep Cherokee while crossing the fifth lane.

Another vehicle then rear-ended the Jeep, causing the woman to be hit a second time, police said.


According to Quakertown Police, she had severe head injuries, and was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem.

No charges have been filed, but police says the investigation is ongoing.