WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A woman was hospitalized after she was reportedly hit by a vehicle on U.S Highway 287 Saturday night.

According to Wichita Falls Police, around 9 p.m., officers were sent to a call between City View Drive and Wellington Road.

They found the victim, a 65-year-old woman, had been struck by a vehicle.

Officers at the scene said it appears the victim had car trouble and pulled on to the shoulder of the highway.

They said she was struck when she got out of her car. She was transported to the hospital with undetermined injuries.

A portion of the freeway was closed and traffic was diverted while the scene was investigated. The accident is under investigation. Stick with Texoma’s Homepage for the latest information.