1 pedestrian critical, 1 serious after struck by car

January 5, 2010 8:08:56 PM PST
One pedestrian is critical and another in serious condition after they were struck by a driver in Staten Island Tuesday. Police say the victims are a 23-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman, believed to be boyfriend and girlfriend.

The incident happened at the instersection of Hylan and Lipsett avenues in the Princess Bay section.

The condition of the driver, as well as the circumstances of the accident or whether alcohol was involved, is unknown at this time. The driver was arrested, though the charges are not known.