Appleton man injured in pedestrian/vehicle crash

Appleton police investigate a pedestrian and vehicle crash in the{ }800 block of West Packard Street, January 2, 2018. (WLUK)

APPLETON (WLUK) -- An 80-year-old man sustained life-threatening injures after being hit by a vehicle in Appleton.

The incident happened just before 7:00 p.m. in the 800 block of West Packard Street on Tuesday.

Officers say the Appleton man was walking across the street when a eastbound vehicle struck him.

The driver of the vehicle, a 54-year-old Appleton man, stopped and waited for officers to arrive.

The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

The area was closed for several hours.

At this time, no citations have been issued.