Vehicle versus pedestrian crash sends man to the hospital

Police said a 26-year-old man was taken to the hospital after being hit by a driver in Eugene.

Posted: Jan 12, 2018 2:02 PM
Updated: Jan 12, 2018 2:09 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- A man is in the hospital after a driver ran over him early Friday morning.

A police officer witnessed the incident near the intersection of Chambers Street and 18th Avenue. They said it happened around midnight.

Police said an 82-year-old had the green light and ran into the 26-year-old man who was in the crosswalk.

Paramedics took the victim to the hospital with unknown injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

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