Police responded to a pedestrian struck at 2402 Awtry Street Saturday morning.

Upon arrival, police said they were able to determine that the pedestrian was traveling south on Awtry Street. The pedestrian was reportedly passed by a white Dodge pickup truck at an accelerated speed and possibly struck. Police say a suspect vehicle was no on scene at the time of police arrival. 

The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital by Hamilton County EMS and is in critical condition. 

Chattanooga Police Traffic Division are following all actionable leads and ask anyone who witnessed the incident to call police immediately. You can remain anonymous.

Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525.