Pedestrian hit on State Road 135

A pedestrian attempting to cross State Road 135 this morning was hit by a vehicle and taken to a hospital.

A woman who was crossing State Road 135 near Curry Road was injured after being hit by a vehicle about 6:30 a.m., White River Township Fire Department Chief Jeremy Pell said.

The woman, who was in serious condition, was taken to Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital, Pell said.

This is the second time in recent weeks where a pedestrian has been hit trying to cross that section of State Road 135. On Feb. 9, a man was injured when he was struck by a vehicle while standing in the center turn lane of the road.