Pedestrian ticketed after being hit by vehicle

By Nicky Hickling

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Pedestrian ticketed after being hit by vehicle

March 22, 2014 Updated Mar 23, 2014 at 1:08 AM EDT

Ithaca, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Ithaca Police officers were called to the intersection of North Meadow Street and West Court Street for a car vs. pedestrian accident.

The pedestrian was found on the side of the road, conscious, breathing and sitting up, with injuries to the head.

Witnesses said the pedestrian crossed North Meadow Street in the path of a vehicle. They told police the vehicle had the green light and the pedestrian was not in the crosswalk. That person was ticketed for the accident.

The pedestrian was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

Ithaca Rescue assisted at the scene.