A teenager suffered injuries after he was struck by a car as he attempted to cross Brooklyn Avenue.
A Bochur walking on Brooklyn Avenue near Sterling Street was struck by a car as he attempted to cross the street, right in front of his friends.
“He tried crossing to come over to [us] and the car hit him, I saw him fly up in the air,” said one of the witnesses, adding that it was a very frightening sight.
The incident happened at around 9:30am, where a vehicle travelling down the busy avenue struck the teen as he attempted to cross. The driver remained on scene and called 911.
Other witnesses called Hatzalah who treated him at the scene and was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries and is expected to make a full recovery.