(Update 12:54 p.m.) Police say they arrested Craig Sheppard in connection with the hit-and-run last night. He was charged with felony hit-and-run and failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.
(Original story 9:30 a.m.) A 47-year-old woman is in the hospital this morning with life-threatening injuries after she was hit by a car last night while walking through the Mission District.
According to police, the woman was walking across 13th and Mission streets at about 5:48 p.m. when the driver of a white truck turned right onto 13th Street and hit the woman.
The driver fled the scene, leaving the critically injured woman on the street.