Woman, 72, struck by elderly driver while crossing the street

The pedestrian suffered injuries not considered life-threatening

A 72-year-old woman was using a crosswalk in Bayview on Wednesday morning when an elderly driver struck her with his car, police said.

The pedestrian was injured when the 71-year-old man hit her near Williams Avenue and Mendell Street at around 8:10 a.m., according to police.

She was taken to a local hospital and is expected to survive.

Police listed both the pedestrian and the driver as victims in the collision.

A police spokesperson said the driver was not injured and no arrest has been made.

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