Pedestrian struck by a vehicle at the intersection of West Baxter Avenue and North Central Street

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Knoxville Police Department

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE)- Knoxville Police responded to the intersection of West Baxter Avenue and North Central Street near Holy Ghost Catholic Church just before 10:30 a.m. after a person was struck by vehicle.

Police say a man was in the crosswalk and was hit by the vehicle as it was trying to make a left turn onto Baxter Avenue.

The man was taken to the hospital as precaution with minor injuries but is expected to be okay.

No word on if the driver who struck the man was issued any citations.

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