A Lubavitcher man was injured after being struck by a car on Shabbos afternoon. The crash occurred in a busy Kingston Avenue intersection.
The crash occurred at around 6:00pm in front of the eyes of many horrified witnesses. The victim, an Israeli man in his 60’s, was crossing President Street and Kingston Avenue when he was struck by a car and knocked unconscious.
Hatzalah was called and when they arrived on scene the man came to and received medical treatment. He was then transported to Kings County Hospital where he is still being held for treatment. According to some witnesses the man appeared to be intoxicated.
The victim suffered from injuries to his arms, back and legs and thankfully none of them are considered life threatening.