Man critical after possible hit and run

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Police are investigating a possible hit and run situation that left a man in critical condition Saturday afternoon.

Witnesses tell police a car swerved in front of a motorcycle near the intersection of Cook Road. and Landlord Lane. around 1:15 p.m. today. The car then drove off and police found the man that was riding the motorcycle down on the roadway, according to the police report.

Medics later sent the rider to a local hospital in serious condition. He was later downgraded to critical condition at the hospital.

While speaking with witnesses and investigating the area, police found the suspected vehicle involved in the crash. They located the registered owner and are interviewing them to figure out who was driving the vehicle at the time of the crash.

Investigators believe alcohol is a contributing factor in the accident.

WANE 15 will update this story as more details become available.

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