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METAIRIE, La. -- The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for the person responsible for a hit and run accident that now has an elderly woman in critical condition.

It happened around 2:15 p.m. at the intersection of Transcontinental Drive and Rye Street in Metairie.

Investigators say the elderly woman lives in the area and was trying to cross the street when she was hit by a silver, four-door vehicle.

The make and model of the car isn't known.

The victim hasn't been identified.

If you know anything that can help investigators, call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.

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