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Savannah man seriously injured after being struck by vehicle

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Police have identified a 63-year-old Savannah who was seriously injured after stepping into the path of an automobile Thursday night. 

Steven Weiss was transported to Memorial University Medical Center after the 9 p.m. incident on Middleground Road and Tibet Avenue. 

Weiss was struck by a red 2002 Buick LeSabre driven by Cheri Rembert, 24, of Savannah. 

Officers from the Savannah-Chatham Major Accident Investigation Team say Rembert was driving southbound in the right lane of Middleground Rd. when she saw Weiss standing on the centerline. Rembert applied her brakes to avoid hitting Weiss, but he stepped into her lane of traffic. 

MAIT continues to investigate.

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