Man in critical condition after hit by car Friday evening
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) —
A man is in critical condition after being struck by a car Friday evening.
The Amarillo Police Department was dispatched around 10 p.m. Friday evening at SW 3rd and Adams, where 55-year-old Joseph McPherson from Williamsport, Maryland, entered the roadway not at a crosswalk and was hit by a 2012 Honda SUV.
The Honda was driven by 26-year-old Brooke Hardy, an Amarillo resident.
Police officials said McPherson was taken to a local area hospital with life threatening injuries.
APD said Hardy was uninjured in the crash, as well as her passenger.
Officials tell ABC 7 News alcohol consumption by McPherson is a factor in the crash.
The incident is being investigated by the Traffic Investigation Squad of the Amarillo Police Department.