NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 74-year-old man was struck by a car early Thursday morning in Brooklyn.

It happened around 5:30 a.m. on Atlantic Avenue near the intersection of Rockaway Avenue.

The man was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

The westbound side of Atlantic Avenue is shutdown as police investigate.

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