An elderly woman suffered severe injuries Tuesday afternoon when she was reportedly struck by a vehicle that was backing out of a driveway, according to Pekin police.
Officers were dispatched about 2:25 p.m. to the 1800 block of Broadway Road. Witnesses told police the woman was hit by a vehicle a male was backing out of a driveway. She was taken to an area hospital.
In a brief news release, police said no more information is being released at this time.