Pittsburgh Police from Zone 4 and EMS responded to 911 calls for a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Mifflin Road between McElhinny Avenue and Naugle Street around 9 p.m.
Responding officers located a female victim who had been walking her dog when she was hit. Medics transported her to the hospital in critical condition. The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene.
The woman's dog was also injured and taken by a family member to be treated at an emergency veterinary clinic.
The Collision Investigation Unit is on scene processing evidence and speaking with witnesses.
The investigation is ongoing.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.