SARTELL - A 38-year-old woman was hit by a car while walking in Sartell early this (Thursday) morning.

Sartell Police say the incident happened at about 6:30 a.m. near the intersection of 1st Street Northeast and 5th Avenue East.

Thirty-eight year old Karla Pallansch was taken to St. Cloud Hospital with what's described as life threatening injuries.

The incident remains under investigation.