A skateboarder was injured Tuesday night after a driver hit them with a car near Vilas Park.

MADISON, Wis. — Madison police say a person was injured — and ticketed — after being hit by a slow-moving car near East Towne Mall.

The 39-year-old man suffered minor injuries after being hit by the car on Eagan Rd. at East Towne Blvd. just before 5 p.m. Wednesday. However, he ended up receiving a ticket after police found he tried running across Eagan Rd. while the driver of the car was moving slowly.

Police say the driver of the car remained at the scene after the incident and was cooperative. The man who was hit by the car was cited for sudden pedestrian movement.

Police had no other information about the incident.