PD: Man suffers life-threatening injuries after being hit by car in Phoenix

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The crash was reported near Seventh Street and McDowell Road. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The crash was reported near Seventh Street and McDowell Road. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A man suffered life-threatening injuries and remains in critical condition after being hit by a car Wednesday night in Phoenix, police said.

The crash was reported near Seventh Street and McDowell Road around 7:45 p.m., according to the Phoenix Police Department.

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The man was crossing southbound in the crosswalk on a "don't walk" signal. That is when a westbound car struck the man.

He was transported with life-threatening injuries and remains in the hospital in critical condition.

Police told motorists to avoid the area.

The driver remained at the scene and showed no signs of impairment, police said.

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