Police: Man believed to be seriously injured after he's struck by a vehicle near 8th and Becher

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Milwaukee police are investigating a crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian that occurred on Monday evening, October 27th near S. 8th Street and Becher.

It happened shortly before 6:30 p.m.

Police say a man in his late 30s or early 40s was struck by a vehicle near the intersection. He was taken to Froedtert Hospital, and is believed to have been seriously injured.

Police say the vehicle and its driver stayed at the scene.

Police don't believe alcohol or drugs were a factor in this incident. They say the man who was struck was walking in the crosswalk at the time of the incident.

Police haven't released the identify of the man who was struck.