Pittsburgh EMS and Police responded to the intersection of E Carson and S 17th streets for a vehicle versus pedestrian collision around 12:45 p.m.
When Zone 3 officers arrived, they discovered the male victim sitting on the street.
Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in stable condition.
The driver fled the scene towards 16th Street in a White colored SUV.
Carson Street was closed between 15th and 17th, but has reopened.
Police are investigating.