TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A woman is in the hospital and her dog is dead after the two were hit while out on a walk.
The crash happened Tuesday afternoon at 35th and Wanamaker in Topeka.
The driver who hit the woman and the dog stopped immediately after and called 9-1-1.
Topeka Police said they responded to that 9-1-1 call around 4:20 p.m., once they arrived it was confirmed the dog involved died. The dog’s owner was rushed to a Topeka hospital.
Police couldn’t speak to the severity of the owner’s injuries, or her condition as of Tuesday night.