Pedestrian critical after being struck by car at Soundview and Story avenues in the Bronx

A 60-year-old man is in critical condition after being hit by a car at Soundview and Story avenues. (4/3/14)

THE BRONX - A 60-year-old man is in critical condition after being hit by a car at Soundview and Story avenues.

Witnesses say a car pulled out of the Western Beef parking lot and hit a car before striking the man in the crosswalk.  According to witnesses, the driver kept going until being forced to pull over by good Samaritans.

The NYPD says the victim was taken to Jacobi Medical Center.

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Police say the 72-year-old driver was taken into custody and that charges are pending.

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