A man is fighting for his life after being struck by a vehicle while he was riding a motor scooter through the intersection of Eighth and Howard streets. The driver fled the scene after the collision.
The incident occurred around 2:25am this morning, according to the Examiner, which reports that the victim, a 43-year-old man, was hospitalized after suffering a compound fracture and a head wound.
The suspect vehicle has been described by police as a dark-colored SUV, but no further information is currently available.
As always, SFPD asks anyone with additional information about this morning's collision to call the police tip line at (415) 575-4444, or send a text to TIP411 with "SFPD" at the start of the message.