Man critically injured in Sunset Park hit and run

A man was critically injured in a hit and run crash in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. (WABC)

February 2, 2012 4:21:26 AM PST
A man was struck and critically injured by a hit-and-run driver in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, Wednesday night.

The 47-year-old man was crossing 6th Avenue at 51st Street at around 6:20 p.m. when he was hit.

The vehicle, described as a Ford or Honda, fled northbound on 6th Avenue.

Witnesses say the driver also struck a vehicle at 48th Street.

The victim is in critical condition at Lutheran Medical Center.

Police found the vehicle that struck the man, but are still searching for the driver.

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