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Pedestrian Struck, Driver Charged With DUI

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A Panama City man suffered serious injuries when he was struck by a vehicle late Friday and the driver has been charged with DUI.

The Florida Highway Patrol responded to the crash on State Road 77, north of Liberty Avenue, at 10:45 p.m.

According to the FHP media release, Dale Lewis was walking southbound in the northbound lane of SR-77 when the 2006 GMC Sierra struck him.  Lewis, 47, was transported to Bay Medical-Sacred Heart for treatment and cited for failure to use the sidewalk.

The driver, identified as John Rudovsky, 33, of Chipley, was arrested for driving under the influence and booked into the Bay County jail.

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