Man struck by car on Mill Plain Boulevard

By Paul Suarez, Columbian web producer

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Updated: November 19, 2012, 9:13 PM

 

A man was sent to the hospital Monday morning after being hit by a car on Mill Plain Boulevard.

The crash was reported around 7:15 a.m. at the intersection of Mill Plain and Southeast 117th Avenue, according to emergency dispatch logs.

Vancouver Fire Department spokesman Kevin Stromberg said a man was struck by a PT Cruiser. Crews on scene said the man was conscious and had some facial trauma.

Stromberg said the man was sent to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center as a precaution.

“Anytime you are struck by a vehicle, you can have some unseen injuries,” Stromberg said.

The driver of the car remained on scene, according to emergency radio traffic monitored at The Columbian.

The Vancouver Police Department is investigating. The man’s name was not released.