FRESNO: Man, 58, Hit and Critically Injured While Crossing Clinton Avenue
FRESNO, California (March 25, 2016) – A pedestrian was critically injured after a traffic collision early Friday along Clinton Avenue, west of Highway 99, according to The Fresno Bee. (map)
The incident took place about 7:30 a.m., just east of Marks Avenue.
As per the article, police said a 58-year-old man was walking across Clinton mid-block, after stepping off an eastbound city bus.
A vehicle going east in the right lane narrowly missed him. Subsequently, the 58-year-old was hit by the pickup driver who was headed east in the left lane.
The victim, whose name remained undisclosed, was rushed to the hospital where he underwent a surgery. He was listed in critical condition.
Meanwhile, the motorist involved had a suspended license with multiple minor traffic warrants at the time of the accident. He was expected to be cited.
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