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December 23, 2003

2 disabled pedestrians hit by car

From: Arizona Republic, AZ - Dec 23, 2003

Associated Press

Two pedestrians walking in an unmarked crosswalk were struck by car Monday night driven by 16-year-old girl.

Both victims were taken to Scottsdale Healthcare Osborne with serious injuries but are expected to survive.

The pedestrians are both 51-years-old. One is deaf, the other is blind.

Tempe police Sgt. Dan Masters said there was no indication of impairment and the driver will not face charges. The driver was wearing her seatbelt and was uninjured.

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