Man struck while trying to cross busy highway taken to local hospital
A man was taken to a local hospital after a vehicle hit him Sunday night on US Highway 77 in Waco near Wingate Drive.
Waco police say the auto-pedestrian call cam in just before 10 p.m. Sunday.
According to officers on scene, the 55-year-old man tried to cross the highway when he was struck by a car.
The man was taken to Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center with what police say were serious injuries, including broken bones.
Authorities also say the man lives in the area and was wearing dark clothing at the time.
Waco police continue to investigate.