A pedestrian was struck and suffered serious injuries Oct. 6, 2017 at East Speedway and North Craycroft Road, said Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson Police Department spokesman.

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A pedestrian was struck and suffered serious injuries in midtown Friday night, police said.

The Oct. 6 crash has closed westbound East Speedway at North Craycroft Road, said Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson Police Department spokesman, in a tweet shortly before 10 p.m.

Speedway should be opening shortly, Dugan said.

No further information was immediately available.

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