Press-Republican

February 9, 2013

Police Log: Feb. 9, 2013 — Personal-injury accident


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---- — PLATTSBURGH — An Altona man was struck by a vehicle when he was walking in a parking lot Jan. 8, police said.

A car driven by Shawn M. LaPlant, 24, of Plattsburgh was traveling northbound on Centre Drive in the parking lot in front of Price Chopper in Plattsburgh when Robert J. Muller, 72, of Altona exited the grocery store and began walking westbound, according to Plattsburgh-based State Police.

LaPlant failed to see Muller and struck him, police said. Muller was not walking in a cross walk, police said.

Muller was taken to CVPH Medical Center where he was treated for lacerations and released, police said.

No further information was available.