Man struck by car in Clearwater, injuries possibly life-threatening

CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) – Clearwater police and Fire Rescue responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian accident Friday night.

The accident happened at the intersection of Missouri Avenue and Turner Street at 8:43 p.m.

Officials say Dorian Ransom, 61, was taken to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg with possible life-threatening injuries.  As of Saturday afternoon, he remains in critical condition, according to officials.

Police said Ransom was crossing Missouri Avenue when he was struck. The driver remained on scene.

Ransom was not crossing in a designated crosswalk at the time of the accident.


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