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11.28.06

Pedestrian's Condition Improving

The condition of an elderly man hit by a car Monday afternoon is improving. 
  

81-year old Jefferson Shorten was hit by a car at the intersection of 10th and Polk as he attempted to cross the street.
  

Shorten was taken to the hospital where he was said to be in life threatening condition.
  

Today officials say he is still in critical condition however he is showing signs of improvement. 

 The accident is still under investigation.

 

Elderly Pedestrian Struck by Car
An elderly man remains in life threatening condition this afternoon after being struck by a car. The accident happened around three this afternoon at the intersection of 10th and Polk. Police say 81-year old Jefferson Shorten was crossing 10th street when he was hit by a car as it turned...
Last Modified 11/27/2006 06:54:42 PM

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