The Birmingham News reported a story yesterday about a woman who was hit and killed by a pick-up truck during a heavy rainstorm. The fatal traffic accident occurred on Alabama 20 in Trinity at about 6 a.m. Sunday, according to the AP newswire.
The driver, who was not charged in the accident, details the situation:
“She was walking right in the middle of the left lane,” he said. “It was in the middle of (Sunday’s) heavy downpour, it was dark, and she had on dark clothing.”