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Pedestrian struck by police car

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  News Leader 9 has confirmed a Columbus Police officer was involved in an overnight accident on Linwood Road.

Around 2:30 a.m. two people were walking along the edge of the road at the curve approaching the intersection of 6th Avenue and 15th Street --- one of the pedestrians was struck by the patrol car.

The officer stopped and called paramedics. The pedestrian was taken to the hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. 

We're told the officer will not be charged.

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