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A man was seriously injured when hit by a vehicle on Tucson's north side Wednesday night, police say.

At about 9:15 p.m., Tucson police officers were called to the pedestrian collision at Stone Avenue and Alturas Street, near Grant Road.

The man was taken to a hospital in critical condition, said Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson police spokesman.

Southbound Stone Avenue was shut down between Grant and Alturas due to the crash investigation. 

The driver remained on scene.

No additional information has been released.

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