Woman struck, injured by car in Wellington


A woman was taken to a hospital Tuesday night after being struck by a car.

The crash happened just before 9 p.m. near Old Hammock Way and State Road 7, between Southern and Forest Hill boulevards, said Capt. Albert Borroto, spokesman for Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.

Crews arriving on scene found the injured woman sitting on the ground.

No other details were available late Tuesday.


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