Two pedestrians struck while crossing street in Fargo

FARGO (AP) — A driver has been cited after hitting two people attempting to cross the street in Fargo, according to police.

The man and woman were taken to the hospital, but the extent of their injuries isn’t known.

The two were struck in the crosswalk about 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Police say the driver swerved to avoid hitting the two, but ended up striking them.

The driver was cited for driving with a suspended license and failing to yield the right of way to pedestrians in a marked crosswalk.