Hit-and-run crash leaves man in critical condition

Ft. Lauderdale police search for driver after crash

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A man is in critical condition after police say he was struck by a car early Thursday morning in Fort Lauderdale.

Fort Lauderdale police said the incident happened at 12:27 a.m. Thursday on the 600 block of West Broward Boulevard.

According to investigators, 53-year-old Daniel Francis Driscoll, was trying to cross West Broward Boulevard when he was struck by the driver's side view mirror.

Police said Driscoll was not at a crosswalk.

Driscoll was hit by a 1996-2000 model 4-door green Honda Civic that was traveling westbound. The driver then left the scene.

Driscoll has life-threatening injuries and was taken to Broward Health Medical Center where he was listed in critical condition.

Anyone with information on the driver should call Fort Lauderdale Police at 954-828-5825.