UPDATE: Charges laid in pedestrian hit-and-run

London Police Service Headquarters On Dundas St.

A 21-year-old London man has been charged in connection with a pedestrian collision Friday night.

London police say officers responded to a report of a pedestrian being hit shortly after 7 p.m. at Adelaide St. N. and Little Simcoe St.

The victim is in hospital with what were originally classified by police as serious injuries. As of Saturday morning, their condition was listed as critical.

The driver, identified by police as Theodore Bui, was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of an accident that caused bodily harm. This charge has yet to be proven in court.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact London Police Service at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).