GRAPHIC CONTENT: SUV runs off the road and crashes into a pedestrian on an Astoria street

Photo by Robert Stridiron/RHS Breaking News Services

The day took a scary turn for one Astoria pedestrian when an SUV that ran off the road and slammed him into a building.

The New York Post first reported that early this morning a white Jeep Cherokee was caught on video accelerating as it pulled out of a parking spot, then running the victim into the wall of a medical imaging center on Steinway Street.

The victim was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in serious condition. The cause of the crash is unknown at this time.

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