Mounties is investigating a hit and run pedestrian that left a woman in critical condition.
Valleyview RCMP responded to a hit-and-run complaint on Highway 43, about a mile west of Range Road 230. The 20-year-old woman was struck in the westbound lanes of the highway and discovered by a bystander in a ditch.
Police believe the collision occurred between 5 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. Sunday.
The woman was transported by STARS air ambulance to an Edmonton-area hospital in critical condition.
The RCMP is asking for the public’s help in finding the person (s) responsible and for anyone who witnessed the collision to contact the police.
Valleyview is approximately 348 kilometers northwest of Edmonton.