Section of New Scotland Avenue closed due to serious pedestrian, car accident

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – According to Albany Police New Scotland Avenue will be closed between South Allen Street and South Manning Boulevard until further notice due to a serious car accident which sent a pedestrian to the hospital.

Police say a 26-year-old man was struck by a car around 4:50 p.m. near the intersection of New Scotland Avenue and South Allen Street.

They say he was treated at the scene and then rushed to Albany Medical Center.

A preliminary investigation shows the man was crossing New Scotland Avenue when he was hit. Police say the driver stopped immediately and is cooperating with the investigation.



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