Woman in wheelchair hit by pickup truck

A man in a red GMC Sierra was backing out of the parking lot at Brotherton Foods & Produce Co, when he hit a older woman in a wheelchair Saturday morning.

According to Officer Ramirez with San Angelo Police Department, at approximately 10:15 a.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to an accident on 2301 N. Chadbourne St., where a female had been hit by a truck. The driver did not see her when she rolled behind his truck in a wheelchair and as he was backing out he hit her, causing her to fall out of her wheelchair.

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The female in the wheelchair should be fine, Ramirez said. She was only brought to the hospital for a precaution, to make sure sure everything is okay. No citations were made.