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Man carrying flowers hit by car downtown

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018

Medical crews respond to a man who was injured about 3:30 p.m. Thursday, November 1, 2018 when he was struck by a car at Browne Street near Main Avenue in downtown Spokane. (Jonathan Brunt / The Spokesman-Review)
Medical crews respond to a man who was injured about 3:30 p.m. Thursday, November 1, 2018 when he was struck by a car at Browne Street near Main Avenue in downtown Spokane. (Jonathan Brunt / The Spokesman-Review)
From staff reports

A man was injured Thursday afternoon when he was struck by a car in downtown Spokane.

The man was conscious but in pain after the crash, and was taken away in an ambulance.

He was carrying a bouquet of flowers across Browne Street at about 3:30 p.m. near or in the crosswalk on the south side of Main Avenue when he was struck by the sedan.

The driver of the sedan remained on the scene.

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