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Pedestrian, Dog Struck By Car


Credit: Upper Makefield Police Department/Facebook

A pedestrian and their dog were hit by a vehicle in Upper Makefield late Thursday afternoon.

Police said the person and their pooch were struck on Taylorsville Road in front of Colonial Farms.

Medics transported the injured person to St. Mary Medical Center in Middletown, and the dog was taken to a veterinarian.

Police said there was an “upset driver” at the scene.

Witnesses to the crash have been asked to call Corey Huff at 215-968-3020.


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Tom Sofield

Tom Sofield

Tom Sofield has covered news in Bucks County for five years for both newspaper and online publications. In 2012, Tom was honored at the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association Foundation's Keystone Press Awards for his coverage of President Obama's visit to Falls Township in 2011. When he's not covering news in the area, Tom enjoys checking out the newest restaurants and bars, exploring forgotten places of industry in the area, going to local parks and spending time with his friends and family. If there's one thing you should know about Tom, he is a local news junkie through and through. Email: tom@newtownpanow.com Phone: 215-431-1001