Forklift operator arrested after hitting elderly woman in Borough Park

A forklift operator is under arrest after hitting an elderly woman in Borough Park. It happened at around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday on 60th Street and

It happened at 60th Street and 13th Avenue

It happened at 60th Street and 13th Avenue Wednesday afternoon. (Credit: News 12 viewer Peter Gerber)

BROOKLYN - A forklift operator is under arrest after hitting an elderly woman in Borough Park. 

It happened at around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday on 60th Street and 13th Avenue.

First responders say the 73-year-old woman was rushed to Lutheran Medical Center with a leg injury, but is expected to be OK. 

There is no word yet on what charges the operator is facing. 

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