Elderly Pedestrian Struck by Car

An elderly man remains in life threatening condition this afternoon after being struck by a car.

The accident happened around three this afternoon at the intersection of 10th and Polk.

Police say 81-year old Jefferson Shorten was crossing 10th street when he was hit by a car as it turned onto 10th from Polk.

The investigation is still underway at this time...however officers tell us alcohol was not a factor.