Pedestrian hit by truck, breaks leg downtown
A woman was crossing a downtown Spokane street Thursday morning when she was hit by a truck.
The collision happened at Washington Street and Riverside Avenue around 7:30 a.m.
Spokane police said the woman was in a crosswalk, crossing Riverside Avenue, when she was hit.
The driver of the truck that hit her did not see the woman and hit her while making a left hand turn off Washington Street.
The woman suffered a broken leg while the driver was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian.
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