Published: Feb 11, 2014 5:20 AM EST

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. --  A 45-year-old Lehigh Acres woman was hospitalized Monday night, after she was hit by car while walking on Gunnery Rd.

The Florida Highway Patrol says around 10:30 p.m. Monday Madelin Nazario was crossing the road near the intersection of 18th St.

FHP says Nazario was wearing dark clothing, and was walking in a poorly lit area. The driver of the car that hit Nazario said they were unable to see her.