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Pedestrian Injured Near Intersection of 15th Street and Chandlee Avenue

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A pedestrian is severely injured in a rush-hour traffic accident on 15th Street.

According to the Panama City Police Department, an adult white male entered the path of a Lincoln Town Car near the Subway Restaurant on 15th Street.

PCPD spokesperson Lt. Robert Luther said that the pedestrian was transported to an area hospital with severe life-threatening injuries.

Traffic in both directions was briefly blocked on 15th Street, but Lt. Luther said that westbound traffic is now moving ... although slowly. Eastbound traffic on 15th Street is being detoured around the accident scene and motorists are urged to avoid the area.