E. PENN TOWNSHIP, Pa. -

Police in Carbon County are investigating a hit and run that sent one person to the hospital.

Officers responded to Riverview Road in East Penn Township shortly after 7:30 p.m. where a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.

Officials say the driver of that vehicle took off.

There's no word on the victim's condition.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to call Pennsylvania State Police at (610) 681-1850.