WAUKESHA, Wis. - A driver hit a pedestrian in Waukesha Wednesday evening, Jan. 4.
It happened near St. Paul Avenue and Fairview just after 5 p.m. Police said a 73-year-old man was crossing the street when he was hit, and the striking vehicle remained at the scene.
The man was taken to a hospital for "advanced care" of life-threatening injuries. No other injuries were reported.
Waukesha police asked people to avoid the area and said it would be "closed for some time" as of 7:40 p.m.