Pedestrian Hit, Ambulance Wrecks Near Scene

One person injured, paramedics alright

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    A man in Plano who jumped in front of oncoming traffic sustained serious injuries.

    There were many traffic delays Wednesday night on Central Expressway in Plano after a driver hit a pedestrian and the responding ambulance wrecked near the scene.

    It happened near Parker Road.

    A man jumped into oncoming traffic and according to police was hit by multiple cars.

    He was taken to Medical Center Plano in serious condition.

    As a result of the accident, Plano police shut down a stretch of southbound 75 while they investigated.

    Traffic backed up all way to McKinney, but the congestion has now cleared.

    NBC 5's Ellen Goldberg contributed to this report.