Man seriously injured at busy Sarasota intersection

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Posted: Tuesday, January 8, 2013 6:19 pm | Updated: 7:09 pm, Tue Jan 8, 2013.

SARASOTA - Authorities are investigating an incident at a busy Sarasota intersection Tuesday evening that left one man seriously.  But they're not sure how yet.

It happened sometime around 6pm at the intersection of Tamiami Trail and Bahia Vista Street, in front of the Walgreens store.

Police say that an older man was found injured and bloody on the sidewalk. It was unclear if the man was struck by a vehicle or was injured somehow else.

Few details are available so far in this developing story, but the victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

There were no vehicles stopped at the scene.

We'll have more info as it becomes available.

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