Authorities: Woman taken to hospital after getting hit by car Thurs. night

Authorities: Woman taken to hospital after getting hit by car

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - A woman was taken to the hospital Thursday night after getting hit by a car outside of Leroy’s Tavern on Mount Vernon Avenue.

Authorities say that accident happened just after 7:30 p.m.

Evansville police tell us the woman had left Leroy’s Tavern and walked into the street.

Officers say they believe she was hit by a car that was traveling westbound on Mount Vernon Avenue. They say they believe she bounced off that car and then made contact with another vehicle that was traveling in the opposite direction.

Police say when they arrived on scene, the woman was still in the street and was unconscious.

They say she suffered a head injury and was taken to the hospital, but was not seriously injured.

If anyone might have witnessed this accident, they are asked to call the Evansville Police Department.

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