A driver struck a pedestrian late Friday night (March 24) in Lubbock, leaving him with life-threatening injuries.

According to the Lubbock Police Department, the accident occurred before 10:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Slide Road.

Responding to a call, officers found a 24-year-old man lying in the road. The man was struck by a vehicle, police said. The driver of that vehicle left the scene after the crash. No description of the vehicle or driver has been released.

The hit-and-run victim, whose name hasn't been released, was brought to the hospital after the crash. He was listed in critical condition Saturday morning, said police.

Citizens with information about the hit-and-run can call the Crime Line at 806-741-1000.

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