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Pedestrian hit by truck, breaks leg downtown

Published On: Dec 13 2012 10:39:56 AM CST
Updated On: Dec 13 2012 11:43:30 AM CST
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SPOKANE, Wash. -

A woman was crossing a downtown Spokane street Thursday morning when she was hit by a truck.

The collision happened at Washington Street and Riverside Avenue around 7:30 a.m.

Spokane police said the woman was in a crosswalk, crossing Riverside Avenue, when she was hit.

The driver of the truck that hit her did not see the woman and hit her while making a left hand turn off Washington Street.

The woman suffered a broken leg while the driver was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian.