IMPD investigates pedestrian struck on near south side

Picture from scene on September 6, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Police are that the scene of a person struck on the near south side of Indianapolis.

The crash occurred shortly after 9:45 a.m. near West Pleasant Run Parkway North Drive and Bluff Road in the 2400 block of South West Street.

Police at the scene say a man was attempting to cross the street when he was stuck by a truck. He was transported to the hospital in grave condition.

Police say the driver of the truck stayed at the scene, and they are speaking with the driver now.