EMORY (KYTX) - A Rains County ISD employee was airlifted to a Tyler hospital Thursday morning after being hit by a vehicle on U.S. Hwy. 69.
The accident occurred shortly after 7 a.m. when a female school employee was attempting to cross the highway near her home.
John Rouse, Rains County ISD Superintendent ,says the employee is a teachers aide for the elementary school.
Rouse says indications are the employee will recover from her injuries.
She remains hospitalized at Mother Frances in Tyler.