Plattsburgh, NY (August 28, 2019) – A pedestrian accident was reported at the intersection of Cornelia Street and Addoms Street in the town of Plattsburgh Tuesday afternoon, August 27th. The accident happened after 3:00 p.m. for reasons that are under investigation.
The unidentified driver of a Chevrolet SUV struck a pedestrian at the aforementioned intersection, according to police. Paramedics were sent to the scene where they transported the injured pedestrian to the University of Vermont Health Network, Champlain Valley Physician’s Hospital shortly after 3:30 p.m.
The driver involved remained at the accident site to cooperate with authorities. No further information was made available.
The events that led to this incident are being investigated.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
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