Woman hit by truck in Southmayd

SOUTHMAYD, Tex. (KXII) -- A woman is in the hospital after being hit by a truck on Highway 56 in Southmayd.

It happened around 8:30 p.m. Thursday. Authorities said when they arrived, they found her wrapped around a guardrail.

She was flown to a hospital, but her condition is unknown as of right now.

We're also told the driver initially left the scene but returned a short time later.

Police are still investigating. Stay with us for updates.