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Pedestrian airlifted after hit by truck on South Street

A man suffered a broken pelvis late Thursday night after he was hit by a car while crossing South Street, according to Lafayette police.

Posted: Jul 12, 2019 2:25 PM
Updated: Jul 12, 2019 2:25 PM

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up at 5 and 6. 3 developing this midday -- a man is recovering in an indianapolis hospital after he was hit by a truck on south street last night.lafayette police say he was airlifted with a broken pelvis.but he's not the only one who was hurt. about 11:10 p.m, officers were called to red cloud trail and south street.police say a man was driving westbound on south street when he hit two people in the roadway.kristopher gast was airlifted with a broken pelvis.deanna emerich was also hit, but was not taken to the hospital.emerich told officers the two had just gotten off the bus and were crossing the street.the driver claimed he had a green light.drugs and alcohol are not believed to be factors. 3 in march, residents in the area expressed their concerns to news 18 about crossing south street.the lafayette city engineer said at the tiem there are plans to include pedestrian crossings in the city's pedestrian master
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