Man In Critical Condition After Being Hit By A Car

A 54-year-old man is in critical condition after police say he was hit by a car this afternoon in Yakima.

Police say it happened around 12:30 when the man stepped onto the road along the 500 block of North 1st Street, and was apparently struck by a vehicle.

The man was taken to a local hospital, where he is being treated for life-threatening injuries.

Police say no drugs or alcohol were involved, the driver has not been cited for any infractions at this time.