Man suffers life-threatening injuries after being hit by semi-truck in Gresham

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GRESHAM, OR (KPTV) - Police say a pedestrian was hit by a semi-truck in Gresham Thursday night.

The crash occurred at about 9:40 p.m. near Northeast Burnside Street and Northeast 8th Street.

Police said a man was crossing Northeast Burnside Street when he was hit by the semi. The man was not in a marked crosswalk, according to police.

He was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the semi stayed at the scene.

Northeast Burnside Street has been shut from Northeast Division Street to Northeast Hogan Drive.

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