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Drunk hit-and-run driver critically injures inline skater in NYC

Drunk hit-and-run driver critically injures inline skater in NYC
The victim was clipped by a passing dark-colored sedan near Fort Hamilton Parkway and 43rd St. in Borough Park about 2:30 a.m., cops said.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> An 29-year-old inline skater was clinging to life after he was struck by a drunk hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn early Tuesday, officials said.Ribeiro/for New York Daily News) The sedan roared off after the inline skater was knocked to the ground.The 30-year-old motorist was stopped by police about two blocks away and taken into custody on suspicion of drunk driving, officials said.Medics rushed the victim to Maimonides Hospital in critical condition with a severe head injury.

Charges against him were pending.The victim was clipped by a passing dark-colored sedan near Fort Hamilton Parkway and 43rd St.

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