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Pedestrian and Cyclist Accidents

Car Strikes Pedestrian In Vernon

VERNON — A pedestrian was struck by a car at Merline Road and Huntington Drive late Tuesday morning, police said. The collision happened shortly before 11 a.m., Lt. William Meier said. The pedestrian, a man, was transported to Hartford Hospital for his injuries. He was conscious at the scene, he said. The road was closed for about an hour while local officers who are accident reconstructionists investigated, Meier said. No charges had been filed as of 1 p.m.