Pittsburgh police seek hit-and-run driver in Lawrenceville incident, victim stable | TribLIVE.com

A man was hospitalized in stable condition after being struck by a vehicle in Lawrenceville.

Pittsburgh Public Safety spokeswoman Cara Cruz said city police responded to the hit-and-run of a pedestrian around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of 40th Street and Penn Avenue.

Cruz said officers found the victim alert and in a wheelchair. He was transported to a hospital by EMS for evaluation.

The driver fled the scene. Officers are following up on witness accounts and descriptions of the vehicle and license plate.

No further information was released.

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