Pedestrian in critical condition after being hit by car

WINOOSKI, Vt. (WCAX) A man is in critical condition after he was hit by a vehicle in Winooski.

Police say the 74-year-old man was crossing East Allen Street Wednesday night when he was hit by a car.

Police say the area does not have a crosswalk and the man was wearing dark clothes.

They say alcohol and speed do not appear to be factors but the investigation is still underway.

Police remind people to wear bright clothing when walking at night and to use designated crosswalks.