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Woman in wheelchair hit by car

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- A woman is recovering Friday night after being hit by a car.

The incident happened on Lyerly Street around 5:15 p.m.

Chattanooga Police Spokesman Nathan Hartwig says 63-year-old Annie Floyd was ejected from her wheelchair when she was hit by a car while crossing the road at McCallie Avenue.

The driver, 64 year-old Ruby Diamond, was cited for failure to yield right-of-way, no proof of insurance, and child restraint violation.

Hartwig says Floyd was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries.

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