Student hit by car on Sherman Ave.

By on October 6, 2014

A student was struck by a car at 4:30 a.m. today near the entrance to the York Hill campus, according to a Hamden police report.

Peter Lawnes was crossing Sherman Avenue when he was hit by a New Haven resident, according to the report. Police investigations show Lawnes was not using the crosswalk.

Both were immediately transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital, with non life-threatening injuries.

The investigation is still underway. Stay with the Chronicle for updates.


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