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Man in wheelchair, 80, seriously injured after being hit by truck in crosswalk

October 11. 2017 9:23PM
Police, fire and medical personnel treat a man who was struck by a truck. (COURTESY Belknap County Police Activity)

LACONIA — Police are investigating an accident in which an 80-year-old man in a wheelchair was hit by a truck in a crosswalk and seriously injured Wednesday afternoon.

First responders arrived just before 5 p.m. at the corner of South Main Street and Union Avenue in Laconia.

Officials said the driver of a green truck making a left turn struck the man.

The man suffered a head injury and was flown to the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon.

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