APD: Red Pickup truck involved in hit and run

Hit and run accident on I-40 with life-threatening injuries

Amarillo police are looking for the driver of a red pick up truck that was involved in a hit and run accident along I-40.

At about 2:14, the driver of a 2006 Buick lost control and struck the center median after a red pick up truck struck the right rear fender possibly causing the driver to lose control and crash.

The driver of the Buick was Joyce Messer, 88, of Amarillo. Messer sustained life-threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital.

Traffic accident investigators learned from witness statements the pickup truck struck the Buick, with the drivers side of the vehicle.

Police are asking anyone with information or who witnessed to come forward and call the traffic