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Palm Springs Police say a person was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in North Palm Springs at Indian Avenue just South of I-10 late Tuesday evening.

Traffic on Indian was backed up for a short time while crews cleared the roadway and emergency vehicles made their scene to the victim.

The pedestrian, was transported to a local hospital and is expected to survive says Palm Springs Police Spokesperson Sgt. Harvey Reed.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.