Man struck on Hull Street

Posted at 8:46 AM, Feb 09, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-09 14:02:07-05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – A man was struck by a vehicle early Saturday morning in the 3100 block of Hull Street.

Richmond Police spokesman James Mercante said officers responded to a call around 2:19 a.m. for a hit and run that involved a vehicle and a pedestrian.

According to reports, the vehicle struck the pedestrian and then fled the scene.

The victim is described as a 45-year-old black male. He was taken to the hospital with injuries that are considered life-threatening.

Hit and run detectives are currently investigating this case.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.