HUDSON FALLS -- A pedestrian hit by a vehicle Friday on state Route 4 suffered a head injury and was in critical condition Saturday.
Hudson Falls Police said Zachary L. Girard, 22, of Fort Edward, was struck while crossing Route 4 by a vehicle driven by Paul E. Lindsey, 78, of Hudson Falls.
The incident occurred around 5:40 p.m. in the area of Rite Aid pharmacy. A pedestrian crosswalk is located nearby.
Girard was transported to Glens Falls Hospital by Fort Edward Rescue Squad.
He was later taken to Albany Medical Center because of the severity of his injuries. A spokesman there said Girard was in critical condition Saturday afternoon.
The driver said he was not exceeding the speed limit at the time of the crash, Hudson Falls Sgt. John Kibling said.
Police will continue to investigate the accident, and witnesses are asked to contact them at 747-4011.
No charges have been filed in connection with the incident.