Hit and run victim hospitalized

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – The Richmond Crash Team is investigating a hit and run that happened in the city's south side late Friday night.

Police say nearby officers witnessed a vehicle hit a person on a scooter around 11:20 p.m. at the intersection of Jeff Davis and Maury Street.

The suspect fled the scene, but the car was located a short while later. A suspect is now in custody for charges unrelated to the crash.

The victim is currently in the hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

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