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UPDATE: Pedestrian seriously injured after being hit by car in Tyler, now identified

UPDATE: TYLER (KYTX) - The pedestrian involved in Sunday’s incident on Hwy 31 West has been identified as 23-year-old Jorge Estrella Patino from Kilgore. Patino is expected to survive from injuries he sustained in the accident.  
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TYLER (KYTX) - A pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit by a car early Sunday morning.

It happened just before 6 a.m. in the 5400 block of Chandler Highway in Tyler.

Police say a white Cadillac Deville was traveling westbound on Chandler Highway in the inside lane when it struck the man. He was taken to ETMC with serious injuries, according to police.

The driver and passenger were not injured.

Police say the driver wasn't at fault for the accident.

Names of those involved haven't been released.
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