Pedestrian seriously injured after being hit by semi in Riverton

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RIVERTON, Kan. – A semi truck hits a Krebs, Oklahoma woman walking across the highway in Riverton, Kansas.

According to Cherokee County Sheriff David Groves, around 1:15 p.m. today, Jan. 16, a semi was driving east on Highway 66 in Riverton. The truck hit Barbara Stines, 33, as she was walking across the highway.

EMS took Stines to a Joplin hospital with serious injuries.

The incident is under investigation by the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office.