NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A woman was seriously injured after police say she was hit by a trash truck in Newport News.
Police said the incident happened in the 2400 block of Oak Avenue just before 12:45 p.m. Responding officers found a woman at the scene suffering from life-threatening injuries.
Nightingale was called to transport the woman to a hospital, police said.
In a tweet, police said Oak Avenue is closed between 24th and 25th streets as officers investigate the scene.
A police spokesperson confirmed a trash truck was involved in the incident.
Information on the circumstances of the incident was not immediately available. Stay with WAVY.com for updates.