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Pedestrian in critical condition after being struck by SUV on Market Street, Wilmington police say

Published: Jul. 28, 2021 at 11:27 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 29, 2021 at 11:49 AM EDT
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WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by an SUV on Market Street Wednesday night.

According to a news release from the Wilmington Police Department, the SUV hit the pedestrian in the 3300 block of Market Street around 9:45 p.m. After the collision, the SUV left the scene but did return shortly afterward, as officers were responding.

The male victim, who police said had no identification on him, was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for surgery and is currently listed in critical condition.

No charges have been filed as the WPD’s Traffic Unit continues its investigation.

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