A pedestrian who was struck by a hit-and-run driver in San Francisco’s Castro district last week remains in life-threatening condition, Officer Gordon Shyy, a spokesman for the San Francisco Police Department, said today (Friday, August 24).
The man, 39, was struck at about 1 a.m. Wednesday, August 15 as he was crossing Market Street near Sanchez Street. A dark-colored sedan hit him, leaving him with head injuries, according to Shyy.
The driver fled northbound on Sanchez. The victim was taken to San Francisco General Hospital. Shyy said Friday he didn’t have more details about the driver or vehicle.
Anyone with information on the incident may call the SFPD anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or the Hit and Run Investigations Unit at (415) 553-1641. The case number is 120 646 996.