Pedestrian seriously injured after possible hit-and-run in Ithaca

Police were called to a hit-and-run on Saturday during the early-morning hours, according to a press release from the Ithaca Police Department.

Officers resounded to the 200 block of Prospect Street regarding the report of an intoxicated person who had somehow been seriously injured.

Upon arrival it was determined that the male victim had significant head, neck and internal injuries. That person was also unconscious and unable to speak to officers.

Bangs Ambulance responded and transported the individual to a nearby trauma center.

Police say they are investigating the circumstances that led to this incident. They say it is possible that the person was run over by a vehicle.

The Ithaca Police Department Crash Reconstruction Team responded to the scene and no additional details had been released.

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