A Midland woman is dead and the man she was walking across the street with is clinging to life, after they were hit by a car late Tuesday night.
Carla Sue Maxwell and Edgar Atkinson were walking across Lamesa street around 11 p-m.
A car driven by 21-year-old Erica Rodriguez was heading south on the street when the accident happened.
The pedestrians were in the middle of the street, but not at a crosswalk.
Maxwell was pronounced dead at Midland Memorial Hospital, Atkinson is in critical condition today.