Woman Struck By Vehicle Before Parade in Centre

Little information has been released however it has been confirmed that prior to the City of Centre Christmas Parade on Tuesday night a woman was struck by a vehicle on Main Street and transported by ambulance for treatment of her injuries.

Lineup was scheduled for 5:30pm at DC Gas with the parade scheduled to begin at 6:00 and the woman, believed to be a 74 year old resident of Centre, was reportedly hit around 5:20, by a vehicle not involved with the parade.  According to the information provided to WEIS Radio the victim was taken to Floyd Medical Center in Rome by Floyd EMS for treatment of a broken leg.

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