Woman in critical condition after being struck in Queens hit-and-run

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FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens -- A woman was critically injured after being struck by a vehicle in Queens Sunday afternoon.

It happened around 12:42 p.m. as the 21-year-old was crossing at the intersection of Beach 19th Street and Seagirt Boulevard.

Police say she was hit by a white mustang that fled the scene. The driver was caught a short time later and is in custody.

The woman was taken Jamaica Hospital where she is listed in critical condition with head trauma.

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