NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for an alleged hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn who witnesses say fled on foot after crashing.

The collision happened near Avenue I and Schenectady Avenue in the Flatlands neighborhood just before 5 p.m. Thursday.

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Police are looking for an alleged hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn who witnesses say fled on foot after crashing on Feb. 13, 2020. (Credit: CBS2)

Witnesses say the van was driving out of control and hit two cars before slamming into a traffic light.

A woman in one of the damaged cars was taken to the hospital to be checked out.

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The other victim told CBS2 she tried to speak to the driver of the van after the crash.

“I thought it was an access-a-ride car and he hit me and I wanted to talk to him because I was worried someone got injured. He didn’t stop and I wanted to come close to see the plate number,” she said.

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She also says the driver ran from the scene along with a woman who was also in the van.