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Man struck by car in Pembroke Pines

Victim taken to Memorial Regional Hospital in critical condition

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PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. – A man suffered serious injuries Wednesday morning when he was struck by a car in Pembroke Pines, authorities said.

The crash was reported just after 7 a.m. in the 9000 block of Johnson Street.

Police said a silver Toyota Corolla driven by Ana Hasset was heading east on Johnson Street when Hasset struck a man walking in the road.

The victim, later identified as Luis Galecio, was taken to Memorial Regional Hospital, where he is listed in critical condition.

Police said the crash is still under investigation.

It's unclear whether Hasset will be cited.


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