TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — A pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by a truck in Towson Tuesday night, police said.

The crash happened just before 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Dulaney Valley Road and Fairmount Avenue, near Towson Town Center.

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Police said a man was taken to an area hospital in critical condition. The truck fled the scene without stopping.

“Right now (the) crash team in Baltimore County is currently investigating, and we want to plead with anybody who has any information to please come forward,” said Baltimore County Police Det. Robert Reason.

Neighbors said the crash happened at one of the busiest intersections in the city.

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“There are always pedestrians, I mean the mall is right there,” said Adee Jacob. “Super busy, always a lot of traffic.”

Credit: Baltimore County Police

The truck is described as a dark-colored, full-size, four-door pickup truck, possibly with a toolbox on bed cover on the back.

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Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Kelsey Kushner