Columbus traffic: Woman hit while crossing Manchester

A Columbus woman was sent to the hospital after she was struck by a vehicle while crossing Manchester Expressway on foot early Saturday.

The 39-year-old was near Hamilton Road around 4 a.m. when she started walking south across Manchester, police said. She had almost made it to the other side when she was struck by a 2002 Ford F-150 driving east.

The woman, who wasn’t using a crosswalk, was seriously injured and was taken to The Medical Center.