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UPDATE: 19 Year old hit by car identified

UPDATE: Police identified the 19 year old as Cory Coffey. He is resting at East Texas Medical Center and is in good condition.

UPDATE: Police have now confirmed the incident. Police tell us the 19 year old walked in front of an on-coming vehicle traveling on Old Jacksonville Highway.

The 19 year old was wearing dark clothes, and the driver says he didn't see the pedestrian.

Police also tell us if a ticket is going to be issued, it would be for the 19 year old.

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Witnesses tell us a 19 year old man was hit by a car in Tyler.

It happened around 6 o'clock this evening at Robertson and Old Jacksonville Highway. The young man was taken to the hospital, but so far we do not know his identities or the extent of his injuries.

Stay with KLTV.com as this story develops.

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