DENVER (CBS4)– Police have located the vehicle wanted in connection with a hit-and-run on Tuesday but the driver remains missing.

The 66-year-old woman was crossing Park Avenue West at Tremont Street at approximately 8:30 p.m. Tuesday when she was hit. She suffered injuries to her head and body and was in critical condition at Denver Health Medical Center.

An image from the scene (credit: CBS)

An image from the scene (credit: CBS)

Police believe the woman is homeless because they haven’t been able to find any family locally.

Police in Denver issued a Medina Alert after the hit-and-run.

It’s only the second time this year there has been a hit-and-run incident that has risen to the level of being a Medina Alert because of the severity of the woman’s injuries.

Additional Information From The Denver Police Department

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