Woman Recovering After Being Hit By Car

A woman was hit by a car Friday in Coulee City. Police say Paula Hanson was walking eastward on the side of Highway 2 when a vehicle came up from behind going the same direction and hit her with its passenger side mirror. Hanson suffered a broken neck and minor brain bleeding She underwent surgery at a Spokane hospital after in Coulee City and at last report was in stable condition. Troopers say the driver of the car that hit her stopped and called 911.