Police: Pedestrian hit by car in south Charlotte; driver fled on foot

Police: Pedestrian hit by car in south Charlotte, seriously injured; driver fled on foot

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are searching for a suspect they said hit a pedestrian with a car in south Charlotte and ran from the scene.

Officials said officers responded to the scene on South Boulevard at Lexington Avenue just before 8:30 p.m.

Content Continues Below

Authorities said the suspect vehicle remained on scene, but the male driver fled the area on foot.

MEDIC transported a male victim to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No arrests have been made.

No other information has been released.

This is an ongoing investigation. Check back with wsoctv.com for more information. 

Read more top trending stories on wsoctv.com: