LIBERTY COUNTY -

Authorities said a woman is dead after she was hit by a car in Liberty County.

Sheriff deputies responded to a 911 call around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday on FM 160 N. near the Raywood Grocery at FM 770

Investigators said a white Ford Explorer hit a woman who was in the roadway. She was knocked into a ditch and died at the scene.

The female driver stopped and pulled into a nearby convenience store parking lot.

DPS identified the victim as Brandi Breithaupt.

Investigators said Breithaupt had been turned away from the convenience store after she tried to buy beer. The clerk though she was too drunk. The victim was last seen walking in the middle of the road before the crash.