KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person was sent to the hospital with critical injuries after being hit by a truck Tuesday morning.

Police were called to the area of Blue Parkway and 63rd Street at about 5 a.m. after a brown Ford F350 heading west hit someone walking on the left side of the roadway.

The driver said they did not see the person walking and hit them with the front and left side of the truck.

The pedestrian was hit into the median and taken to the hospital with critical injuries. The driver was not injured.

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