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Police say a pedestrian was hit by a snowplow Wednesday afternoon near Memorial University's St. John's campus.
The person was taken to hospital with what police say are non-life-threatening injuries.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary responded to a call at around 1:30 p.m.
The incident happened at the intersection of Elizabeth Avenue and Rodney Street.
There is a painted crosswalk and an overhead flashing pedestrian signal where those two streets intersect.
Police had no other details about the person who was hit but said officers are inves gating.
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