HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – One person was taken to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle Tuesday evening and police are searching for the vehicle involved.
HEMSI spokesman Don Webster said a 29-year-old man was hit in the 500 block of St. Clair Avenue around 5:30 p.m.
The man was taken to Huntsville Hospital Trauma Services in critical condition, Webster said.
Police said the vehicle was a white SUV, possibly a RAV 4, that was pulling out of a parking lot when it hit the man and then left the area. The man was flung into the air and landed in the street, police said.
St. Clair Avenue was blocked off while police worked on the scene.