Show Thumbnails
Show Captions

PEARLAND, Texas Life Flight rushed a student to the Texas Medical Center on Thursday morning after she was struck by a vehicle during a training run with her high school cross-country team, according to Pearland police.

The cross-country team members were conducting their usual morning run in the 4100 block of Magnolia around 6:20 a.m.

A pair of female runners attempted to cross the street near the Pearland Farms subdivision when one of them was struck by a passing vehicle.

Police said early information indicates the girls may have crossed the road unexpectedly in front of oncoming traffic.

The girl was transported with serious injuries.

Read or Share this story: