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Tyler Police Investigate Auto/Pedestrian Crash on W Front St

Tyler Police Officers responded to an auto/pedestrian crash on Monday morning, March 18th, in the 1800 block of W. Front St. Eastbound traffic from Lyons Ave to Peach Ave was temporarily closed as officers tended to the victim and conducted a preliminary investigation. Residents were urged to avoid the area due to the presence of police and emergency personnel. After a couple of hours, regular traffic resumed.

The vehicle involved hit the pedestrian on the front passenger side, causing the individual to smash through the windshield. The pedestrian was rushed to UT Main with life-threatening injuries.

The vehicle that struck the pedestrian remained at the scene. Police officials say that the incident did not occur at a crosswalk or intersection.

As of now, the case remains under investigation.

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