Police: Teen hit by drunk driver

Created: 05/24/2014 11:22 AM WHEC.com

Police say an 18-year-old woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a car driven by a drunk driver.

Officers say Georgia Feldman, 18, was on Goodman Street near Monroe Avenue around 1:30 a.m. when she was hit by a car headed south on Goodman, driven by Michael O'Connell.

Feldman suffered serious injuries and was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment. She is currently listed in guarded condition.

Investigators say O'Connell has been charged with driving while intoxicated as a result of the crash --  which is still under investigation. Police are asking any witnesses with any additional information to call 911.

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