Sikeston woman hit by pickup truck

By Heartland News

VAN BUREN, MO (KFVS) - A Sikeston woman was injured Saturday night when she was hit by a pickup truck.

Troopers with the Missouri Highway Patrol said Delores Allred, 70, was walking through a parking lot around 6:30 p.m. when she stepped in front of a truck driven by Wallace Maxwell, 68, of Pacific, MO.

The accident happened near the intersection of U.S. 60 and Business 60 in Van Buren, troopers said.

Allred received serious injuries from the impact.  She was taken to a Cape Girardeau hospital for treatment. No word on her condition.

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