(CBS DETROIT) – A pedestrian was seriously injured on Wednesday after being struck by a vehicle while trying to cross the road, Pittsfield Township police said.
The incident happened at about 6:18 p.m. on Washtenaw Avenue near Foster Avenue.READ MORE: Detroit Youth Choir Calls For More Action On Gun Violence In Newly Released Video
Police say that a vehicle was traveling westbound on Washtenaw Avenue when a vehicle struck a pedestrian who was trying to walk across Washtenaw in a non-crosswalk area.
According to police, the pedestrian, who is a Pittsfield resident, was transported to a local hospital to be treated for serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.READ MORE: Tudor Dixon Selects Former Rep. Shane Hernandez As Running Mate In Race For Michigan Governor
The situation is under investigation, but police drugs and alcohol do not appear to be a factor.
Anyone with information on the incident is urged to contact the Pittsfield Township Police Department at 734-822-4958.MORE NEWS: Michigan Judge Blocks Abortion Ban, Opponents React
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