SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A man is fighting for his life after an SUV struck him in north Shreveport Tuesday night.
It happened at 9:33 p.m. in the 1100 block of North Market Street near the Aero Drive intersection, according to SPD spokeswoman Angie Willhite.
Police say they initially got a call about a man, who was only wearing black shorts, standing in the street. They then got a follow-up call that the man had been hit by an SUV.
The driver of the SUV was detained and taken in for testing, according to Willhite.
The victim was taken to a Shreveport hospital with life-threatening injuries in what police described as extremely critical condition.