Pedestrian struck by hit-and-run driver


HIGHLAND – A 37-year-old Highland
man sustained a broken leg, facial and shoulder injuries when he was struck
from behind while walking north on Route 9W near the intersection of White
Street in Highland Tuesday night.

Town of Lloyd Police said the man was walking at around 9:30 p.m. when
he was struck by an unknown vehicle that did not stop and left the scene.

The victim was transported to MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie.

Lloyd Town Police were assisted at the scene by the Highland Fire Department
and Mobile Life Support Services ambulance.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Lloyd Police
at 845-691-6102 or the police tips hotline at 845-691-7407. All calls
will be kept confidential.


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