Pedestrian seriously injured in Newington accident

NEWINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) — One person was taken to the hospital after being hit by a car on the Berlin Turnpike Thursday evening.

Around 7 p.m. Thursday, Newington police were called to the Dunkin Donuts, located at 2368 Berlin Turnpike for a report of a pedestrian struck by a car. Police say they found a man suffering from severe injuries. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. There is no word on his condition.

The driver is cooperating with police.

Police say the accident is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call police at (860)594-6208.