MHP investigates pedestrian hit in Monroe County

An Amory woman is in critical condition after she was hit by a vehicle during the weekend.

Posted: Mar 11, 2019 10:40 PM
Updated: Mar 12, 2019 10:56 AM

BIGBEE, Miss. (WTVA) - An Amory woman is in critical condition after she was hit by a vehicle during the weekend.

The incident happened Saturday night on Highway 371 near Bigbee Cutoff Road, north of Amory, said Sgt. Derrick Beckom with the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

The pedestrian, Jennifer Tcheurekjian, 30, was walking in the northbound lane when she was hit by a northbound pickup truck, according to Beckom.

Tcheurekjian was taken to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo and was listed in critical condition at last notice.

This accident remains under investigation by MHP. 

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