PLATTSBURGH — A West Chazy woman was taken to the hospital after she was hit by a car, police said.
Lita P. Bechard, 88, was walking across the Route 3 TD Bank North parking lot when Kyle A. Williams, 28, of Morrisonville, who did not see Bechard, struck her with his vehicle as he was backing out of a parking space, according to a news release from the Clinton County Sheriff’s Department.
Bechard also did not see Williams’s vehicle, the release said.
Initially, Bechard’s injuries were not deemed serious, but she was taken to CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh for evaluation, the Sheriff’s Department said.
As of Friday afternoon, the investigation into the accident was continuing, police said.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg