Woman struck by car in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (WPRI) – An 83-year-old woman has life-threatening injuries, after she was hit by a car in Portsmouth.

This happened around 6:00 p.m. Friday night on East Main Road near Quaker Hill Lane.

Portsmouth Fire Department tells Eyewitness News the elderly woman was conscious when emergency crews arrived.

She has multiple traumatic injuries and is being treated at Rhode Island Hospital.