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Pedestrian struck by vehicle

On 03/03/12, at approximately 11:30 p.m., a 32-year-old male pedestrian was crossing eastbound in the 8500 block of Greenwood Ave N, approximately 50 feet north of the nearest crosswalk.

As the pedestrian walked between parked cars, he was struck by a Silver Volvo Sedan that was traveling Southbound on Greenwood Ave N.

The pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported by Seattle Fire Department Medics to Harborview Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition.

The driver was evaluated at the scene by a Drug Recognition Expert, who did not find any signs of alcohol or drug use.  The driver was identified and released at the scene pending further investigation.

Traffic Collision Investigators responded and gathered evidence and processed the scene. The investigation continues.