Pedestrian critically injured after being hit by SUV

They say the driver stopped and exited the vehicle to check on the woman. (MGN)

DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Friday evening, one pedestrian was struck by a car in Defuniak Springs.

Officials say first responders responded to U.S. Highway 90 near 20th Street. They say a pedestrian was hit by an SUV.

They say the driver stopped and exited the vehicle to check on the woman. Responding officers provided aid until EMS arrived.

The woman was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center with life-threatening injuries and has since been listed in critical condition.

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