Brentwood, NY (September 9, 2019) – According to authorities, a pedestrian was struck and injured by a vehicle on Sunday night, September 8th, in Brentwood. The accident was reported to have happened at approximately 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Heyward Street.
Police confirmed that they received a call concerning a person struck by a vehicle. They did not specify whether or not the driver remained at the scene after the accident. Emergency crews were summoned to the scene and rendered aid to the injured victim.
The pedestrian sustained injuries but officials have verified the current condition of the victim. There was no word on if the driver is going to face charges as no further information was reported.
Our thoughts are with the victim and his or her family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
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