Jul 8, 2014 6:39 AM by Chelsea DeCesare
COLORADO SPRINGS- A 40-year-old man was critically injured while crossing South Academy Boulevard last night.
According to police, the man was crossing near El Morro Road around 11 p.m. when he was hit by a car. He was walking in an area without a crosswalk or lights.
He suffered life-threatening head injuries and was rushed to the hospital. The driver of the car stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
Northbound lanes of South Academy were closed until 2:30 a.m. this morning. All lanes are now open.