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Pedestrian Struck by Car in Southeast Valley

A 16-year-old was struck by a car and injured this morning after a crash in the southeast valley.

The car crash occurred at approximately 6 a.m. at East Harmon Avenue and South Mountain Vista Street, The teenager was hospitalized following the incident.

Car crashes involving pedestrians can involve very serious injuries, and our thoughts are with the teenager and their family at this time.

A very misunderstood aspect of automobile insurance coverage it the fact that Underinsured and Uninsured Motorist coverage protects pedestrians involved in car accidents. Furthermore, this coverage applies not only to the person who took out the policy but to all family members living in the household (including children). Thus, it is important to carry Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist coverage to protect yourself and your loved ones from all motor vehicle collisions, including those that occur while a pedestrian.