Police: Person struck, seriously injured
Metro police say a pedestrian was struck by a pickup truck and injured Monday evening.
Police say a pickup truck struck a pedestrian in the roadway near the intersection of English and Emerson on the east side.
The Ford F-150 pickup was westbound on English. The pedestrian was southbound on Emerson and stepped into the path of the truck.
The driver and a witness said that the truck had a green light at the intersection.
The man who was struck was taken to Wishard Hospital with what investigators described as life-threatening injuries.
Police say alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the incident.