Elderly woman struck while crossing Veterans Parkway

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus Police are investigating an accident after an elderly woman was hit by a car on Veterans Parkway.

It happened Wednesday around 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of Veterans and 14th Street.

Police say 53-year-old Dennis Cole from Wetumpka, AL was turning left from 14th Street onto Veterans as 79-year-old Gladys Hall was crossing the street on Veterans.

That's when police say Hall, a pedestrian, was hit by Cole's Chevy Silverado.

Hall was taken to the Medical Center for treatment. Her condition has changed from critical to unsatisfactory. 

It is not clear if Hall was in a marked cross walk at the time of the accident.

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