Man in hospital after critical crash - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man in hospital after critical crash

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A man is in critical condition after he was hit by a car on Riverdale Road.

The accident happened just before 2 a.m. Saturday.

Investigators said the vehicle hit the man while he was walking on Riverdale.

According to police, the driver of the vehicle told officers that the pedestrian walked out in front of the vehicle and was hit.

A witness told police that the pedestrian was in the car with him when they were stopped in the turn lane on Riverdale. The pedestrian got out the car and began walking when he was hit.

The man was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The driver of the vehicle was given a ticket for financial responsibility.

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