Man in critical condition following hit-and-run crash

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- The Milwaukee Police Department is currently investigating a hit-and-run crash that happened on July 15th at approximately 7:14 p.m. at the intersection of N. Teutonia Ave. and W. Silver Spring Dr.

According to police, a 63-year-old Milwaukee man was crossing Teutonia Ave. in the crosswalk when he was struck by a southbound vehicle. The vehicle fled the scene after striking the pedestrian.

The pedestrian suffered life threatening injuries and is in critical condition.

Witnesses described the fleeing auto as a 1997-2005 Buick Century or Regal, tan in color with a tan rag top, displaying an unknown Wisconsin temporary license plate.

The vehicle should have substantial damage to the front end.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee police at 414-935-7360.