CURWENSVILLE – A pedestrian was flown to the Altoona Hospital after being struck by a vehicle Monday on Thompson Street in Curwensville Borough, reported the state police at Clearfield.
Tyler S. Test, 19, of Curwensville was stopped on Thompson Street and started to turn right onto State Street. At that point, Dean J. Thompson, 51, of Clearfield started to walk in front of Test’s vehicle from a sidewalk parallel to State Street.
Test then struck Thompson with his right, front tire. Thompson sustained injuries of an unknown severity, and Test wasn’t’ injured. However, Test was cited for right-of-way of pedestrians in crosswalks.
State police were assisted by the Curwensville Fire Department and Ambulance.