Vehicle strikes pedestrian in Beaumont

Vehicle strikes pedestrian in Beaumont

A pedestrian walking along Martin Luther King Drive in Beaumont March 17 was seriously injured as the result of being struck by a car, the Beaumont Police Department reported in a news release. 

According to BPD, officers responded to the scene of an auto-pedestrian accident in the 2000 block of MLK just before noon. Investigators discovered that the victim was walking north in the left-hand lane of traffic and was struck by the vehicle involved in the accident. The victim was transported to the hospital and had been prepped for surgery at the time of the news release. Police reported that there were no signs of intoxication from either party involved in the accident.

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