A pedestrian is struck by an SUV and the driver then takes off. The accident happened just before 9 Sunday evening on the 5200 block of Weber near SPID.

At this time, police are still investigating and have not released a lot of information.

The 61 year old victim was rushed to Christus Spohn Memorial and was last reported to be in critical condition.

Police are still looking for the silver SUV that they believe took off and headed eastbound on SPID.

After police arrived, another driver trying to get around the accident scene ended up hitting a police cruiser with his car. That driver was arrested.

We'll keep you updated.