SR 89A reopens after vehicle versus pedestrian accident

(VVN/Vyto Starinskas)

(VVN/Vyto Starinskas)

COTTONWOOD – Emergency crews were dispatched to SR 89A, near milepost 359, for a vehicle versus pedestrian accident Wednesday afternoon.

According the newsroom scanner, a suspect exited a vehicle and was struck by a car. The man was later transported to a medical center via helicopter.

SR 89A reopened about 7 p.m. after being closed for nearly two hours, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The Verde Independent will update the story when more information becomes available.

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