Pedestrian Struck in Harlem Hit-and-Run

By Nicole Bode on August 30, 2010 11:33am | Updated on August 30, 2010 11:31am

FDNY crews took a pedestrian to Harlem Hospital early Monday after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver.
FDNY crews took a pedestrian to Harlem Hospital early Monday after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver.
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By Nicole Bode

DNAinfo Senior Editor

MANHATTAN — A pedestrian was taken to the hospital early Monday morning after she was struck by a car in Harlem before the driver fled the scene.

The victim, who was not identified, was crossing an intersection at Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. and West 144th Street about 1:30 a.m. Monday when she was struck by the vehicle, according to a FDNY spokesman.

The victim was left bleeding, with broken bones and in a semi-unconscious state, a fire department spokesman said. She was taken to Harlem Hospital.

The vehicle fled the scene, according to a source. Police said they did not immediately have details on the incident.

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