Midland man struck by vehicle reported in critical condition

A Midland man was struck by a vehicle at approximately 11:27 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Wadley Avenue and Midland Drive.

According to a press release from City of Midland Public Information Officer Sara Bustilloz, Midland Police and Fire departments responded to the scene where the man was found in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle. No information regarding the identity of the man was given in the release.

The victim was transported to Midland Memorial Hospital and later airlifted to Lubbock.

The Midland Police Department revealed in the investigation, according to the release, the victim was crossing Wadley on the west side of the intersection when he was struck by a Volkswagen Jetta traveling eastbound.

The driver of the Jetta faced a green light and it is unknown at this time if the man was in the crosswalk at the time of the accident.

No charges have been filed and the incident still remains under investigation.