- Associated Press - Friday, January 8, 2016

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - Police are investigating after a pedestrian was severely injured when she was struck by a vehicle while crossing a New Haven street.

The Hartford Courant reports (https://cour.at/1Ro1p06 ) a 37-year-old motorist, who wasn’t identified, ran down 26-year-old Meghan Perry around 10 p.m. Wednesday as she was crossing Foxon Boulevard.

Police say the driver was traveling northbound when the accident occurred. Perry was sent airborne by the collision. An off-duty firefighter witnessed the incident and remained on-scene.

The Milford resident was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital in critical condition. Police say her status was updated to serious/stable Thursday and she is expected to recover.

The driver is expected to be charged. Police say the vehicle he was driving was unregistered, uninsured and had a misused license plate.

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Information from: Hartford Courant, https://www.courant.com

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