Editor’s Note: This story has been updated.
SAN BENITO, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The San Benito Police Department has now been able to identify a woman that was injured in an auto-pedestrian crash.
San Benito police officers responded to an auto-pedestrian accident at the 1600 block of South Sam Houston Street on Tuesday afternoon, according to a press release from San Benito PD.
Officers established that a Hispanic female in her early to mid-20s was crossing Sam Houston Street when she was struck by a pickup truck that was traveling southbound.
The woman sustained significant injuries. She was evaluated at the scene by medical personnel and was transported to a local hospital.
She remains in critical condition, according to the release.
The driver of the truck was interviewed and released from the scene.
San Benito police were first attempting to identify the woman. Officials say they have now made contact with her family.
Those with information are asked to contact the San Benito Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at (956) 361 – 3880.