Man hit by car on Route 17 West

By Erika Mahoney

Credit: MGN Online

Man hit by car on Route 17 West

February 12, 2014 Updated Feb 12, 2014 at 2:46 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) A man was struck by a car Sunday afternoon as he was trying to help a disabled vehicle on the highway, according to Vestal police.

The Vestal Police Department said the accident happened just before 4 p.m. on Route 17 West near exit 67.

Police said the man, Scott Quick, was taken to a local hospital.

Police also said Quick is no longer in ICU.

The investigation is ongoing.