A pedestrian was sent to the hospital after nearly being hit by a driver.

According to police it happened after 7 p.m. Saturday night off SPID when a white pick up truck exiting off a free way near Kostoryz veered onto the sidewalk almost hitting the pedestrian.

The driver then struck a parked truck for sale in the Ed Hicks Nissan Car Dealership.

Officials say there was damage to that new truck which was pushed a fair distance.

The pedestrian who was able to get out of the way was taken to hospital as a precaution.

According to police, the driver is said to be in his mid to late 20s was placed under arrest for suspicion of a DWI.

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