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Hit-and-run in north central Spokane leaves pedestrian with life-threatening injuries

UPDATED: Wed., May 4, 2022

A hit-and-run left a pedestrian with life-threatening injuries Tuesday morning in north central Spokane.

Spokane Police Department spokesperson Julie Humphreys said police were called shortly before 5 a.m. to a report of a male laying motionless in the roadway near Maxwell Avenue and Lincoln Street.

A vehicle apparently struck the pedestrian and then left the scene.

No additional details were immediately available.

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