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Treasure Island man hit while crossing Blind Pass Road

TREASURE ISLAND — A Treasure Island man was in intensive care Thursday after he was hit by a vehicle while crossing Blind Pass Road Wednesday night, police said.

A green 2001 Hyundai, driven by Daniel Nelson, 62, of Brooksville, was northbound when it hit Wilbur Clamon, 62, in the 9600 block of Blind Pass Road near a 7-11., Treasure Island police said.

Witnesses told police Clamon was crossing the road outside of a marked crosswalk and in violation of traffic signals.

He was taken to Bayfront Medical Center in critical condition.

Nelson was treated and released at Palms of Pasadena Hospital for minor injuries.

The crash remained under investigation. Neither speed nor alcohol was a factor, police said.

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Treasure Island man hit while crossing Blind Pass Road 04/15/10 [Last modified: Thursday, April 15, 2010 1:48pm]
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