Woman in critical condition after Rutledge Avenue hit and run

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Police Department (CPD) is investigating an early Monday morning hit-and-run that critically injured a woman.

The hit-and-run happened near the parking lot of Rutledge Cab Company on Rutledge Avenue.

Police said a citizen called police around 1:30 a.m. to report a female pedestrian was struck by a vehicle that was entering the parking lot.

Witnesses told law enforcement they saw a burgundy vehicle driving away from the scene.

The victim was taken to the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) where officials say she remains in critical condition.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident can call the Charleston Police Department Traffic Unit at (843) 965-4084.

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Author: Sophie Brams