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Tampa man struck by car in critical condition

TAMPA — A man was hospitalized early Friday after being struck by a car on Gunn Highway.

A Hyundai was heading north on Gunn north of Nixon Road about 2 a.m. when it struck Christopher Madsen, 22, of Tampa. According to witnesses, Madsen was walking in and out of the road, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

Madsen sustained critical injuries and was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital. The driver of the Hyundai, Ali Ahmed Adawi, 43, was not hurt.

The crash remained under investigation.

Tampa man struck by car in critical condition 09/21/12 [Last modified: Friday, September 21, 2012 3:21pm]
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