LUBBOCK, Texas — Police said initially said one person suffered serious injuries in a traffic collision Friday at 11:34 p.m. along 19th Street at the far western edge of Lubbock. However, late Saturday morning, police provided an update, saying a 20-year-old woman was killed.
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“LPD’s Major Crash Investigation Unit is on scene at 19th Street and Kelsey Avenue following reports of a collision with injuries,” the Lubbock Police Department said.
Police radio traffic at the time indicated a pedestrian was hit. The police desk just before midnight confirmed a female was struck, but there was no information on the vehicle at that time.
An LBK Alert said 19th Street was closed for a time to eastbound traffic between Research Boulevard and Inler Avenue.