Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Downtown Louisville
Authorities are reporting that a pedestrian who was struck by a car while standing on the sidewalk in downtown Louisville is still recovering from very serious injuries. LMPD reports that a Ford Expedition was going east on Market Street when it ran a light at Market and 1st streets. The Expedition struck a Nissan Altima and then spun and hit a pedestrian standing on the corner.
The severity of the impact threw the pedestrian through the glass of the Metropolitian Urology Building. It is being reported that the pedestrian has life-threatening injuries. At this time it appears there are no charges.
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