A 57-year-old Niagara Falls man is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle Friday afternoon.
Niagara Falls Police say the hit and run happened around 3:15 p.m. near 24th Street and Independence Avenue.
Police describe the vehicle as a large SUV or pickup truck. The vehicle is believed to have fled southbound toward Pine Avenue.
The victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center with serious injuries.
Police are asking anyone with information to call (716) 286-4711.