Man struck by car, seriously injured in southwest Charlotte

Man struck by car, seriously injured in southwest Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A man was seriously injured after being hit by a car in southwest Charlotte Thursday night.

According to Mecklenburg EMS, the incident happened near South Tryon Street and John Price Road.

Police say a man was crossing South Tryon Street just north of John Price Road, when he stepped off the median he stepped out in front of a vehicle headed north on South Tryon street in the inside lane.

The vehicle hit the man who has been taken by Medic to the hospital where he is being treated for serious injuries.

The driver of the vehicle involved was not injured.

Neither speed or alcohol are suspected to be a factors for the driver or the vehicle.

This is a developing story and no further information was released.

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