POTSDAM A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a car at 1:36 a.m. Thursday on Route 56, St. Lawrence County sheriffs deputies said.
Christopher Deshane, 36, of 645 Sissonville Road, was hit by a car driven by Natalie Plunkett, 26, deputies said. Ms. Plunketts address was not available.
Mr. Deshane was taken to Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, Vt., with a head injury.
Hospital officials said Thursday night that he was in fair condition.
An investigation is ongoing. Ms. Plunkett probably will not be charged with a crime, deputies said.