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Information Released on Saturday I-40 and Georgia Incident

“On February 11th at 11:49 AM, APD officers were dispatched to an accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on the north east side of IH-40 and Georgia.

A white male 53, was crossing the north frontage road walking southbound at the crosswalk. He walked in to oncoming traffic and was struck by a 1987 Mercury four door car that had the right of way.

The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. The driver and a passenger in the vehicle were uninjured.

The accident is being investigated by the Amarillo Police Department Traffic Investigation Unit.”

-Amarillo Police Dept.

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