Pedestrian struck by car on Penn Street in downtown Reading

Victim's injuries 'very minor,' police say

READING, Pa. - A woman was injured after reportedly being hit by a car in downtown Reading.

The accident happened shortly after 10:30 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Penn Street, in front of the Santander Arena.

Paramedics and firefighters tended to the victim at the scene before transporting her to the hospital. Police told 69 News that her injuries were "very minor."

The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene.

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