Manhattan, NY (March 16, 2023) – Authorities say that a person was left with non-life-threatening injuries after being struck by a motor vehicle in the East Harlem section of Manhattan. The incident occurred at about 8:50 a.m. on Thursday morning, March 16th.
Reports provided by law enforcement show that an unspecified type of vehicle entered the intersection of Lexington Avenue and East 120th Street at the same time as a person was crossing the junction. The vehicle subsequently collided with the pedestrian, knocking them to the ground.
An unreported party alerted 911 dispatchers of the incident, and emergency crews arrived in the area a short time later. Officials at the scene confirmed injuries that were deemed to be non-life-threatening. The current condition of the victim has not been stated.
At this time, law enforcement officials are working to establish the precise course of events that led to the collision. No further details are available.
Our thoughts are with the injured pedestrian and their family. We hope for their full recovery.