Cops: Woman hit by car downtown, hospitalized

A woman was hospitalized after being hit by a car in downtown Riverhead Saturday night, according to Riverhead police.

Just before 9 p.m. a woman was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of East Main Street and Howell Aveune, police said.

She was transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center for treatment, according to police. Police declined to provide a name.

Police said the accident was not a hit and run.

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