LAKE PLACID - A Keene woman who was struck by a pickup truck Monday evening remained in critical condition this morning at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vt.
Mary L. Demorest, 46, was hit by a pickup truck driven by Douglas Bissonette, 66, of Lake Placid, at around 7:05 p.m. on Monday on state Route 73 near Gilmore Hill.
State police said Demorest had just been dropped off at her home on Route 73, and for reasons still unknown, she walked into the road and was hit by Bissonette's truck, who told police he didn't see Demorest until the last second and was unable to avoid her.
State police are still investigating the collision.
Contact Emily Hunkler at (518) 891-2600 ext. 24 or firstname.lastname@example.org.