Altoona pedestrian taken to hospital after being hit by a vehicle over the weekend

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ALTOONA, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – One person was taken to a hospital after being hit by a vehicle in Altoona over the weekend.

The Altoona police department says they responded to the crash Saturday, just before 8pm on highway 12.

The driver reported having a green light and did not see the pedestrian.

A preliminary investigation shows the pedestrian failed to yield to traffic.

While working the investigation, police say another vehicle drove onto the crash site.

That driver was arrested for OWI and a passenger was disorderly according to police.

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