PD: 63-year-old man struck by car in Newington - WFSB 3 Connecticut

PD: 63-year-old man struck by car in Newington

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NEWINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

A 63-year-old man sustained life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car in Newington on Thursday evening. 

At about 6:55 p.m., Newington police responded to the intersection of Cedar Street and Mill Street Extension for the report of a car accident. 

When officers arrived they found Walter Arnett of Newington struck by a car. 

The driver, 25-year-old Alyssa Santos, was driving on Cedar when she hit Arnett, who was crossing Cedar Street at the intersection with Mill Street Extension. 

Arnett was brought to Hartford Hospital with life-threatening injuries. 

Santos is fully cooperating with police. No charges have been filed at this time. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Newington police. 

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