Woman hit by car in Johnstown

September 08, 2017 06:15 PM

JOHNSTOWN - A woman is hit by a car while walking in Johnstown. Police say it happened outside Midway Grill on North Perry Street around 10:50 Thursday morning.

They say the driver, 87-year-old Mary Hart, failed to keep right at a bend in the road. She then crossed into oncoming traffic and hit 39-year-old Tonnia Johnson, along with a power pole.

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Johnson was airlifted to Albany Medical Center. Hart was taken to Nathan Littauer Hospital by family for evaluation.

It's not clear what caused Hart to lose control.


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