Woman hit by City of McAllen bus near La Plaza Mall

Authorities are investigating an accident where a woman was hit by a city bus near La Plaza Mall in McAllen.

It all happened off South 10th Street and the eastbound frontage road of Expressway 83 around 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

Police said paramedics rushed the woman to the McAllen Medical Center her condition is not known.

Details were not immediately available but the accident remains under investigation.

Witnesses told Action 4 News that woman was elderly and carrying shopping.

The location of the accident is not at a crosswalk, so the woman may have been jaywalking across the frontage road.

Police are blocking off traffic on the eastbound lanes of the frontage road while the investigation is taking place.

Action 4 News will provide more details as they become available.