Two people in critical condition after a hit-and-run accident in Tarentum

TARENTUM — Two people are in critical condition after they were struck by a car in Tarentum, according to police.

The accident happened around 6:04 p.m. in the 100 block of East 7th Avenue.

First responders found an adult victim and a juvenile victim on the scene. Both were transported to area hospitals and are currently in critical condition.

The vehicle that hit them fled the scene.

Allegheny County homicide detectives and CRU officers have initiated an investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the County Police Tip Line 1-833-ALL-TIPS. Callers can remain anonymous.