Man in Critical Condition After Hit-and-Run

Winnipeg Police CrestA 29-year-old man remains in hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle early Saturday morning.

Winnipeg police responded to the area of Sherbrook Street and Alexander Avenue at around 1:30 a.m. for the report of a pedestrian being hit.

Police say a Ford Fusion was travelling eastbound on Alexander at a high rate of speed when it crossed a concrete median near Sherbrook Street. The vehicle hit the pedestrian who was attempting to cross Sherbrook, and then continued on to strike a parked vehicle in a nearby driveway.

Two male occupants were seen fleeing from the vehicle on foot, but no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information on the crash or the identity of the suspects is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-6668 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).

— Staff