Van Hits Worker at Busy Lubbock Intersection

Published 07/23 2014 01:56PM

Updated 07/23 2014 02:09PM

Worker hit by van at 98th St. & University Ave.
Worker hit by van at 98th St. & University Ave.
LUBBOCK, TX -- EMS and police responded to an accident about 1:00 pm Wednesday when a van hit a worker who was paining lines near 98th Street and University Avenue.  Police said the worker was not a in a cross walk, but he was wearing a reflective vest.  The windshield of the van was cracked from hitting the worker’s head, and he was taken to University Medical Center with serious injuries.  Police said the injuries are not considered life-threatening.  No citations for the driver were issued at the scene.

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