WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan (PIX11) — A pedestrian hit by a car in Washington Heights on Saturday pulled out a gun and shot at the driver, police said.

The driver, 30, allegedly struck the pedestrian, then crashed into a building at West 167th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue around 5:15 p.m., an NYPD spokesperson said. When the driver was shot at, he fled southbound on St. Nicholas Avenue, tossing a firearm he had as he ran. Police took him into custody a short distance away.

The pedestrian who’d been hit fled the scene, too, officials said. Officers were still looking for him on Sunday afternoon. Charges are pending in the case, according to police.

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