A 62-year-old Kent woman suffered life-threatening injuries after a van hit her while she was walking on the sidewalk on the east hill of Kent Friday night.
Kent police are investigating the accident in the 24100 block of 104th Avenue Southeast, where the woman crossed a driveway in front of the van, which was waiting to make a right turn into the roadway. The van pulled out from the driveway and hit the woman, who was knocked to the ground.
She was taken to a local hospital. The driver, a 48-year-old man, was not hurt.