Man gravely injured when struck by SUV in Tacoma

Man gravely injured when struck by SUV in Tacoma
Man gravely injured when struck by SUV in Tacoma

TACOMA, Wash. -- A man was gravely injured when he was struck by an SUV and pinned against a truck in Tacoma Friday afternoon.

The crash happened just before 4 p.m. in the 700 block of Commerce Street, police said.

The SUV was passing a car on Commerce Street when it struck a man unloading a box truck, said Loretta Cool with Tacoma police. The SUV then pinned the man against the box truck.

Medics have rushed the man to a local hospital in critical condition, officials said. The driver of the SUV was also hospitalized in serious condition, Tacoma fire officials said.