Police: Person injured after being hit by car while crossing street


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Evansville Central Dispatch said at least one person was injured after a being hit by a vehicle Monday.

The accident happened before 4:30 p.m. in the 900 block of West Columbia Street.

Police said a man was crossing the street when a car traveling east hit the man.

Officers said the driver fell asleep behind the wheel.

The man was taken to Deaconess Hospital with head injuries. His condition was not immediately available.

No charges have been filed.

Officers said they are waiting on toxicology results.

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(This story was originally published on January 11, 2021)


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