Man accused of hitting car, woman in Levittown

A Levittown man accused of hitting a woman with his car was charged with assault Friday. Police say Robert Anderson was driving on Hempstead Turnpike

Police say when the 22-year-old woman got out of her car to take a picture of Anderson's car, he smashed his car into her knees. The woman was not seriously hurt.

Police say when the 22-year-old woman got out of her car to take a picture of Anderson's car, he smashed his car into her knees. The woman was not seriously hurt. (3/20/15)

LEVITTOWN - A Levittown man accused of hitting a woman with his car was charged with assault Friday.  

Police say Robert Anderson was driving on Hempstead Turnpike in Levittown just after 11 a.m. Thursday when he allegedly hit a woman's car at a red light.

Police say when the 22-year-old woman got out of her car to take a picture of Anderson's car, he hit her with his vehicle. The woman was not seriously hurt.

A witness followed Anderson and alerted the authorities.

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