Light rail passenger hit by car near 19th Avenue

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Phoenix police said that a person was hit by a car after exiting the light rail near 19th Avenue and Camelback Road Tuesday morning.(Source: 3TV/ CBS 5) Phoenix police said that a person was hit by a car after exiting the light rail near 19th Avenue and Camelback Road Tuesday morning.(Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

Phoenix police said that a man was hit by a car after exiting the light rail near 19th Avenue and Camelback Road Monday evening.

At approximately 11 p.m, a pedestrian was crossing against the light and outside the crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound on Camelback Road. 

The driver of the vehicle pulled over right away and called 911.

The victim was transported to St. Joseph's Hospital in critical condition. 

Police do not believe the driver was impaired at the time of the crash. 

The intersection was closed for a time but has since been reopened.

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