Pedestrian struck by vehicle, injured in Breckenridge

This story was updated at 2:45 p.m. Oct. 19. 

A woman suffered what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries when she was struck by a vehicle as she crossed the road in the 500 block of Minnesota Avenue, Breckenridge, Minnesota, Thursday evening, Oct. 14, according to Breckenridge Police Chief Kris Karlgaard. 

Breckenridge Police Department and Ambulance Service Inc responded to the incident around 8 p.m. The victim, 19-year-old Nikki Hanson, was transported to CHI St. Francis Hospital, Breckenridge, Karlgaard said. The driver of the vehicle, Megan Wanek, 24, and the passenger did not appear to be injured.

"At this point, it does not appear that this has anything to do with impaired driving," Karlgaard said. 

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