A 55-year-old man suffered from a broken leg after stepping into traffic

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KENNEWICK, Wash. — A 55-year-old man was injured after walking into the roadway Wednesday night.

Kennewick Officers responded to the intersection of W. Clearwater Ave. and N. Morain St. after a pedestrian was hit by a car.

The 55-year-old man stepped into the roadway while traffic was moving. He was then transported to the hospital with a broken leg.

Police want to remind the public to wait for the ‘walk’ signal before crossing the road.