Detroit police released surveillance footage of a car whose driver is wanted in connection with a hit and run that injured a 71-year-old pedestrian Friday on the city’s west side.

The video clip shows the dark SUV heading west on Puritan near Ardmore at about 2:30 p.m. before striking the man as he crossed the street.

The victim was transported to a local hospital. He was listed in critical condition Friday night.

A description of the driver was not available.

Anyone who recognizes the SUV or has information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department at (313) 596-2260. Anonymous tips can also be submitted through Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

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