A woman is flown to a local hospital after being hit by a car this afternoon in Palmerton.

Police were called out to Delaware Avenue just before one o'clock.

An older woman was crossing the street at Country Harvest when she was hit by an SUV. 

She was flown by MedEvac to a nearby hospital with head trauma. 

Palmerton Police are investigating that incident. There is no word on if charges will be filed against the driver.