OKLAHOMA CITY - A man is in critical condition after authorities say he was hit by a car Saturday night in northwest Oklahoma City.

It happened just after 10 p.m. on N. Council Road near N.W. 8th Street.

According to Oklahoma City police, a female driver hit the man on N. Council Road and then fled the scene. Police were able to track her to a nearby apartment complex.

Officials say the female driver now faces charges for leaving the scene of an accident.

The victim and driver identities have not been released.