A man is in critical condition with life threatening injuries after a hit and run incident Monday night.
Witnesses say a man was in the middle of the road at 2600 Dodson Avenue when he was hit by a dark minivan traveling northbound around 9 p.m., Chattanooga police said.
The minivan never stopped, witnesses told police.
The victim was taken to Erlanger Hospital where he remains in critical condition.
Police said they believe alcohol may be a factor in the crash.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.
Police say they do not plan to release the victim's name and information until his family can be located.
Harrison Keely is an online breaking news producer for the Times Free Press. He manages social media for the paper and anchors the daily newscast. He joined the Chattanooga Times Free Press as a reporter in 2010. He previously served as managing editor of the Smoky Mountain Sentinel in western North Carolina and as a business reporter for the Washington Times in Washington, D.C. He graduated from Lee University in 2009 where he served as ...