NEW NEWS: UPDATE: Northumberland Police say the operator and vehicle involved in Friday’s hit-and-run accident has been identified. The investigation is ongoing. The victim remains in critical condition at Geisinger.
OLD NEWS: NORTHUMBERLAND – Police in Northumberland WERE looking for a hit-and-run vehicle that critically injured a borough man Friday morning. Northumberland Police tell us the crash involving a pedestrian occurred just after 11 a.m. on Orange Street. Police say the victim was struck while attempting to cross Orange Street. After the vehicle struck the victim, it backed up and left the scene. Northumberland Police tell us the victim was taken to Geisinger for treatment and listed in critical condition.