Man critically injured after being hit by oncoming car

A man was hospitalized after being struck by an oncoming vehicle overnight.

April 21, 2010 5:38:20 AM PDT
A man is in critical condition at the hospital after he was hit by a car in southwest Houston. It happened around 9:30pm on Hillcroft near Skyline. Police say that man was trying to cross the street, when he ran out in front of a car. Police say the driver didn't have enough time to react and hit the man. He was taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital.

Witnesses say the man tried to cross in an area that's not meant for pedestrians.