YORK, Pa. (AP) – Police say a dog that was left in an unattended vehicle pushed it into drive and the car struck a pedestrian in central Pennsylvania.
West York Police say the accident happened shortly before 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and the pedestrian was found lying in the street.READ MORE: COVID-19 And Memory Loss: Is There A Connection Between The Virus And A Loss Of Memory?
The York Daily Record reports police say the car had been left running when the dog inside knocked it into gear, causing it to slowly drive away.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Cooler Temperatures Start The First Full Day Of Fall
Police say the unnamed pedestrian tried to stop the car before it hit a parked truck, but was unsuccessful and was caught between the two vehicles. He hit his head, fell to the ground and was found unconscious.
He was treated at a hospital for his injuries.MORE NEWS: Two Municipal Buildings In Beaver County Remain Closed Due To Rising COVID-19 Cases
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