Man hospitalized after hit by vehicle in Independence - KCTV5

Man hospitalized after hit by vehicle in Independence

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Police say the 53-year-old was crossing northbound US 40 Highway when he was hit by a car headed east. (KCTV5) Police say the 53-year-old was crossing northbound US 40 Highway when he was hit by a car headed east. (KCTV5)
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -

A man is in the hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car Wednesday evening.

The man was hit abut 9:53 p.m. in the area of US 40 Highway and 43rd Street.

Police say the 53-year-old was crossing northbound US 40 Highway when he was hit by a car headed east.

The man was taken to an area hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.

Police say the driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene and is cooperating with officers.

The cause of the collision is under investigation.

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