A 45 year-old man was the victim of a hit and run, in the area of 20th Street and West Jackson Street, Friday evening.

At approximately 7:20 PM, Battle Creek Police responded to a call of a man found lying on the side of the roadway with injuries. The investigation revealed that he was struck by an unknown vehicle, which had left the scene.

The man was transported to an area hospital where he was treated for serious injuries.

Anyone with information please contact the Battle Creek Police Department or Silent Observer at 269-964-3888.