86-year-old Longview woman struck by vehicle dies from injuries
Our news partner The Longview News Journal reports an 86-year-old Longview woman who was struck by a vehicle while crossing Gilmer Road has died from her injuries.
Mary Ruth Burgess Neal died Friday from injuries sustained in the April 27 incident, according to Longview police.
Neal was struck by an SUV at about 5:15 a.m as she tried to cross Gilmer Road, north of the intersection of West Loop 281 and Gilmer Road.
The driver of the vehicle, Charles Patrick McClain of Longview, said he did not see Neal, police said. No charges have been filed against McClain.
Neal was transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center with what were described at the time as serious, but non-life threatening injuries.