Pedestrian struck in Watsontown Thursday

 

WATSONTOWN – A man trying to cross Main Street in Watsontown on Thursday evening was struck by a car. State police say the driver of the car was traveling north on Main Street and swerved to try and avoid hitting 78-year-old William Wertman of Watsontown.

 

He was struck by the driver side mirror in the northbound lane. Wertman was taken to Evangelical Community Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries. The driver will not be cited for the accident around 5:15 p.m. on Thursday. (Ali Stevens)

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