Peoria closed down at 49th avenue due to car vs. pedestrian

Posted: Updated:

GLENDALE -- The west bound lanes of Peoria have been shut down near 49th avenue after a car hit a pedestrian.

Glendale Police say a man was badly injured when he was struck by an SUV while crossing Peoria Avenue near 51st Avenue Thursday night.

Officers say the man was crossing Peoria and was not in a crosswalk when he was hit. He has been hospitalized in critical condition.

The accident remains under Investigation.