JOHNSON COUNTY, Mo. – A pedestrian was hospitalized after being hit by a car in Johnson County, Saturday September 5, 2015.

According to the pedestrian_hit_300Highway Patrol, the accident occurred on Pennsylvania Street, just South of East Walnut when a vehicle driven by Rebecca Grissom, 54, of Chilhowee was backing South and struck Linda Willcockson, 69, also of Chilhowee.

Willcockson struck her head on the asphalt roadway and received moderate injuries. She was transported to the Western Missouri Medical Center for treatment.