Man struck by hit-and-run driver in Manhattan

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GRAMERCY PARK, Manhattan — A man is in critical condition after he was struck by a car that fled the scene early Friday.

A man is in critical condition after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver.

At about 4 a.m., a man was walking in the vicinity of Third Avenue between East 18th and East 19th streets in Gramercy Park when he was struck by a vehicle, said police.

The black, two-door Nissan Sentra involved in the incident fled the scene, said cops.

The victim, whose age was not immediately made available, was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

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