Pedestrian in serious condition after being hit by vehicle on Quaker Ave.

Pedestrian in serious condition after being hit by vehicle on Quaker Ave.
Police at Quaker Ave. near 74th Street. (Jason Norton/KCBD)

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - On Friday, at approximately 6:20 p.m., LPD received reports that a pickup truck hit a pedestrian in the 7200 block of Quaker Avenue.

The pedestrian, 24-year-old Devon Miller, was taken by EMS to University Medical Center with serious injuries.

Through an on scene investigation, it appears Miller failed to yield the right of way to traffic and attempted to cross the northbound lanes of Quaker Avenue. Miller was struck by a pickup truck traveling northbound. The driver of the truck stayed on scene and cooperated with officers.

The roadway was closed for about an hour on Friday evening.

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