Pedestrain Hit While Crossing Highway 90 in DeFuniak Springs

By Darrion Kirnes | dkirnes@wmbb.com

Published 01/11 2017 02:56PM

Updated 01/11 2017 06:10PM

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A DeFuniak Springs woman was hit by a car while crossing U.S. Highway 90 Tuesday night.

Around 7:45 p.m. DeFuniak Springs Police responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash near the intersection of U.S. Highway 90 West and 24th Street.

According to police a 28-year-old DeFuniak Springs woman was running from the north side of U.S. Highway 90 when she ran in front of a white Hyundai. DeFuniak Springs Fire Department and Walton County Fire Rescue transported her to Ft. Walton Beach Medical Center.

Alcohol may have been a factor in the crash and the incident remains under investigation.

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