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Person hit by snowplow near MUN, say police

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a stop sign on the side of a snow covered street: Police responded to a call around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday that a person had been hit by a snowplow at this intersection in St. John's. © Ted Dillon/CBC Police responded to a call around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday that a person had been hit by a snowplow at this intersection in St. John's.

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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