Pedestrian with life-threatening injuries after San Jose collision

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A pedestrian was taken to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle Thursday afternoon. 

According to the San Jose Police Department, the collision happened near Hostetter Road and N. Capitol Avenue around 12:15 p.m.

The unidentified pedestrian suffered major injuries and remains in critical condition. 

Roadways in the area of the collision were closed earlier but have since reopened.


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