A pedestrian was hit by an automobile Friday night in east Denver, police said.

The incident happened in the 8400 block of East Colfax Avenue, according to an 8:17

p.m. Twitter post by the Denver Police Department.

The pedestrian suffered serious bodily injury, police said, and was taken to a local hospital.

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