STAMFORD, Conn. — Police in Stamford say a pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries when she was struck by a car while crossing the street.

Police say the victim is a woman about 70 years old. They say the driver, a 17-year-old Samford resident, stayed at the scene Saturday afternoon.

Authorities are trying to confirm the woman’s identity. She’s in the intensive care unit at a local hospital.

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