ODESSA, Tx. (KOSA) -- The Odessa Police Department is investigating an auto-pedestrian crash that sent a woman to the hospital with life-threatening injuries on Thursday morning.
According to Odessa police, their officers were called to a crash at 5th and Dixie around 9:30 a.m.
When officers arrived at the scene they found that a woman, identified as 37-year--old Samantha Fleming of New Mexico had been hit by a FedEx truck.
Fleming was taken to the hospital and has since been airlifted to a hospital in Lubbock with life-threatening injuries.
Police say that Fleming was trying to cross Dixie when she was struck by the truck and that she was not using a crosswalk.
The investigation into the crash is ongoing.