Woman critically injured after being struck by car while crossing Mission Street on Friday

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A woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a car in the Outer Mission on Friday, a police sergeant said.

The 74-year-old woman was crossing Mission Street mid-block at Amazon Avenue around 12:05 p.m. when she was hit, San Francisco police Sgt. Danielle Newman said.

The woman was taken to San Francisco General Hospital with life-threatening head injuries, Newman said.

A 25-year-old man in a silver Hyundai who hit her remained at the scene and has been cooperating with police, Newman said.

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