Pedestrian struck by vehicle near Park Avenue

A pedestrian was struck by a car Wednesday morning after it went off the roadway near the intersection of Park Avenue and Stadium West Road, State College Police said.

Police are not sure why Yan Mei Chan’s car left the roadway, but the pedestrian was hospitalized after complaining of back, arm and shoulder pain. The incident occurred at about 7:50 a.m.

The injuries are not believed to be serious, and Chan was cited for careless driving, police said.