Pedestrian hit by car in Scottsdale

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- A 31-year-old Scottsdale woman is in serious condition after she was hit by a car while crossing the street Sunday night.

Police said the woman was walking eastbound across Scottsdale Road at Rancho Vista Drive at approximately 8 p.m. when a Cadillac heading north struck her in the crosswalk.

Police said the woman was walking against the red light.

She was transported to Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

Police said alcohol was a factor on the pedestrian's part. Neither alcohol nor speed were factors for the driver.

The roadway was closed for four hours while police investigated.