SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A pedestrian was taken to the hospital after a hit and run on Boland Way in Springfield Tuesday morning.

According to Springfield Police spokesman Ryan Walsh, officers were called to Boland Way near East Columbus Avenue for a hit and run involving a pedestrian around 10:20 a.m. Officer located the driver and the vehicle involved was towed and is now in police custody.

The pedestrian was taken to Baystate Medical Center and he is in critical condition. The Springfield Police Department Traffic Unit is investigating.