Woman in critical condition after being hit by car in Providence Wednesday

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PROVIDENCE, RI (WLNE) – A 52-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was hit by a car while crossing the road on Charles Street.

The woman was hit near 547 Charles Street in Providence before 5 p.m. Wednesday, according to Providence Police Commander Thomas Verdi.

Verdi says the woman was transported to Rhode Island Hospital where she is listed in critical condition.

The driver of the car is an adult woman as well. Neither speed nor alcohol appear to be a factor, according to Verdi.

The crash remains under investigation.

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