Pedestrian in critical condition after being struck by a car

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - One person is in critical condition after being hit by a car.

Parris Jackson, 18, was driving his car north on Reading Road when he struck a 56-year-old man walking across the road.

The 56-year-old was taken to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and is in critical condition.

Jackson was not wearing a seatbelt and he was not injured.

Information about the man who was hit by the car is not being released until his family has been notified.

Drugs and alcohol may be a factor in this case.

Anyone with any information or may have witnessed the accident is asked to contact the Cincinnati Police Department's Traffic Unit at 513-352-2514.

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