Pedestrian in critical condition after being struck by car on Lyell Avenue

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A pedestrian was hit by a car Friday evening on Lyell Avenue at Saratoga Avenue.

According to the Rochester Police Department, a 52-year-old man stepped out into Lyell Avenue between Saratoga Street and Daus Alley around 6:45 p.m. when he was struck by a car traveling east on Lyell. Police say the man was not crossing in a crosswalk.

Police say the victim was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital with life threatening injuries.

The driver, a 22-year-old woman, is cooperating with investigators. Police say they do not expect any charges will be filed.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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