Pedestrian is hit by car in Dayton, taken to a hospital

Pedestrian is hit by car in Dayton, taken to a hospital
A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in Dayton (Daniel Tadevosyan/Getty Images/iStockphoto)

DAYTON — A man described by a witness as elderly was taken to a hospital Thursday night after he was hit by an SUV at Brown Street and Irving Avenue in Dayton.

The accident was reported just after 9 p.m. He was taken to Miami Valley Hospital, a Montgomery County Regional Dispatch sergeant said.

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“Someone just got hit by a car,” a witness said to a 9-1-1 operator. “It’s an elderly man. He’s walking but he’s bleeding.”

The victim’s condition is not known.

The driver of the SUV that hit the man stopped and waited for police, the caller said.