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Pedestrian hit by vehicle, driver charged with DUI

The pedestrian was hit around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. The pedestrian was hit around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle Wednesday night in Huntsville.

Authorities said it happened around 9:30 p.m. on Governors Drive at Seminole Drive.

According to police, the driver of the van drove toward the Parkway to take the pedestrian to the hospital when officers stopped him.

The victim was transported by HEMSI to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Officers arrested the driver of the van and charged him with DUI.

Police are continuing to investigate.

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