73-year-old woman hit by car on Forest Hill Avenue

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RICHMOND, Va. — A 73-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a car in South Richmond Sunday morning.

Police said the vehicle was headed south on the 6800 block of Forest Hill Avenue around 7:45 a.m. when the driver turned left into a shopping centerĀ and struck the woman who was crossing the street.

The woman was taken to Chippenham Hospital with life threatening injuries.

Police said the driver has been charged with reckless driving