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Evansville teen hit by truck while crossing the street

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An accident Thursday morning on Evansville's north side sends a woman to the hospital.

Authorities say an 18-year old student was crossing First Avenue at Allens Lane around 7:30 a.m. when she was hit by a truck.

They say she apparently suffered a broken leg in the accident.

Police also say traffic was backed up when the woman ran across First Avenue when the truck hit her.

The accident scene has been cleared up and traffic is moving once again.

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