Boro Park Man Seriously Injured by Hit-and-Run Driver

By David J. Glenn

Photo credit: Hillel Lichtenstein

A Boro Park man was seriously injured Monday night by a hit-and-run driver who was arrested shortly afterwards.

The victim, 67, was struck when he was walking on 54th Street and 15th Avenue at around 10:30 p.m. He reportedly suffered head injuries and was taken to Maimonides Medical Center.

Police said the driver, who was not identified at the time of this article, fled the scene in his car. Shomrim members tracked down rhe driver and called police, who apprehended him about 15 minutes later on 44th Street and 16th Avenue.

Readers are asked to say Tehillim for Mordechai Shlomo ben Risa for a refuah shlaima b’soch sha’ar cholei Yisrael.

Photo credit: Hillel Lichtenstein

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