Scottsdale PD: Woman struck by car, driver tried to flee scene

Posted at 11:55 AM, Jul 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-10 15:06:28-04

A woman was struck while trying to cross an intersection early Sunday morning in Scottsdale. 

According to police, around 3:20 a.m. a woman was trying to cross the intersection at 5th Avenue and Stetson Drive when a vehicle hit her. 

The driver of the car tried to leave the scene but was later arrested. 

The woman suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital. 

Police closed down the intersection for five hours as they completed their investigation. 

Alcohol does not appear to have played a role in the collision, officials said.