Elderly Cleveland man run over in front yard by hit-skip driver suffers severe injuries

Elderly Cleveland man run over in front yard by hit-skip driver suffers severe injuries

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A 91-year-old Cleveland man was seriously injured after being struck in his front yard by a speeding car on Monday afternoon.

According to Cleveland Police, the victim was working in his front yard in the 3700 block of East 144th Street when a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix jumped the curb, clipped a tree, struck the man and hit his house.

A man and woman jumped out of the car and fled on foot.

The victim was rushed to University Hospitals with severe injuries.

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