AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Police said a man was hit by a vehicle on East Seventh and Red River Streets just before 2 a.m. Friday. APD said the vehicle drove off.

Austin-Travis County EMS said paramedics took the man to the hospital with critical, life-threatening injuries.

Police briefly shut down East Seventh Street between Red River Street and the southbound frontage road of Interstate 35. The road reopened just after 3 a.m.

A white SUV was possibly involved in the crash, according to APD. The SUV was last seen heading south on Interstate 35.