FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) — Police are searching for the driver who hit and critically injured a man walking along the side of the road in Fall River.
According to the Fall River Police Department, a 24-year-old man was walking on Brayton Avenue when he was hit by a black vehicle.
Police were told by a witness that the vehicle stopped for a moment, but ultimately fled the scene.
The man was rushed to Rhode Island Hospital with a serious head injury.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing. Police said they searched the area for surveillance video of the vehicle, but came up empty-handed.
Anyone with information on the incident should contact the Fall River Police Department at (508) 676-8511.