Worcester police investigate hit-and-run that injured pedestrian


WORCESTER, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- Police are looking for a car they say struck and injured a man crossing the road and continued to drive on.

The 41-year-old man was hit around 7 p.m. Tuesday evening as he crossed Summer Street in Worcester near the entrance of St. Vincent's Hospital. The car, described as a white, small, foreign vehicle, was traveling south when it hit the man.

The man was forced up onto the hood of the car, and when he fell off, the car continued to drive along.

The victim suffered a head injury and was taken to UMass Memorial Medical Center. Police said he is in good condition.

Anyone with information about the incident or the car is asked to call 508-799-8651, or can leave an anonymous online message at worcesterma.gov/police.