Update, March 19 at 11:24 p.m.: The pedestrian involved in this incident is Alyssa Ogden, junior in animal sciences and industry. She was identified by her sister on Twitter.
She is STABLE now. She’s still sedated, but she is stable. Please keep the prayers coming!!! The power of prayer is amazing.
— Kailey Ogden (@teaamplasstic) March 20, 2019
Ogden is in currently stable, but sedated, in the ICU of a hospital in Topeka.
The identity of the driver and the cause of the incident has not yet been released.
A woman was hit by a car while crossing the street at the intersection of Denison Avenue and Todd Road across the street from Throckmorton Hall sometime before 2:45 p.m. Tuesday.
The 20-year-old woman was transported to Ascension Via Christi Hospital by ambulance.
As of 3:38 p.m., only one civilian vehicle remained on the scene: a silver Jeep with Oklahoma license plates and a damaged front bumper.
Officers on the scene referred the Collegian to the Kansas State Police Department.
K-State News and Communications released a statement saying the pedestrian in the accident was transported by air to another hospital in Topeka.
The Collegian will update this story as more information becomes available.