The daughter of Thomas Hutt says her father is in critical condition at USA Medical Center after a vehicle allegedly struck him in a grocery store parking lot and fled the scene.
Sherry Hutt-McDade told FOX10News this morning, her 70 year-old father was hit by a truck while walking across a parking lot at Highway 45 and Lott Road in Prichard.
Hutt-McDade said the incident happened around 3:30 p.m. Friday afternoon.
Sherry Hutt-McDade said Prichard investigators told her two suspects are in custody, but so far, the Prichard Police Department has not released the suspect’s names.
Family and friends describe the injured victim as a friendly and loyal father and friend.
Eyewitnesses to the crime said they ran after the truck while others held the senior citizen’s hand while waiting for paramedics to arrive.
FOX10News will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.