News: Senior struck, injured at 56th and Thomas in Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ – An elderly man went to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Friday after a vehicle struck him near an intersection in Phoenix, reports abc15 Arizona.

The incident happened sometime before 9:38 a.m. on Friday in the area of Thomas Road and North 56th Street.

Police have not yet released a report regarding the incident, but officials say the elderly pedestrian is in critical condition at a local hospital.

It is unclear at this time if the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene. We will share further details if and when we learn more about the circumstances of the accident.

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