Pedestrian hit by car in downtown Wichita

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

Several streets in downtown Wichita were closed after a pedestrian was hit by a car Friday morning. 

The accident was reported at 5:39 a.m. at Central and Market. The street closure was from 3rd and Main to Central and Broadway, and surrounded the Downtown YMCA building, 

"Preliminary investigation is that the vehicle was eastbound, and pedestrian is in critical condition," said Sgt. Jess Hancock, Wichita Police.

The pedestrian was taken to the hospital.

No drugs or alcohol are suspected.

"He (the driver) was on his way to the Y to go workout before work this morning. It was 5:30 in the morning," said Hancock.

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