Pedestrian seriously hurt in Larimer hit-and-run
Pittsburgh Police are investigating a hit-and-run in Larimer Sunday night that left one person critically injured, authorities said.
The incident occurred just before 8 p.m. near Lincoln Avenue and Meadow Street, Allegheny County 911 dispatchers said. The victim, described as a man in his mid-50s, was found in the street and taken to a local hospital, where he remained in critical condition Sunday night, police said.
The vehicle involved was described as a dark SUV. Anyone with information is asked to call Pittsburgh homicide detectives at 412-323-7161.
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