Pedestrian struck by car near hospital

A pedestrian was struck by a car and injured near Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center on Monday evening, police said.

The incident happened just after 6 p.m. at Vail Avenue and North Caswell Road, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police spokeswoman Officer Jessica Wallin.

Police have not released the name of the victim or details about what caused the collision.

Wallin said paramedics were trying to determine how seriously the victim was injured. Cleve R. Wootson Jr.