COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

A man was taken to Memorial Hospital after being hit by a vehicle on S. Academy Blvd. near El Morro Road.

A 40-year-old man is in serious condition.

He was crossing S. Academy Blvd. just south of El Morro Rd. when he was hit by a vehicle that was traveling northbound. The male pedestrian was crossing the street at an area that was very dark, and not at a crosswalk.

The driver of the vehicle remained at scene and cooperated with the investigation.