At approximately 5:25pm yesterday afternoon, a crash occurred when a 36 year old male pedestrian crossing Majella Road was struck by a small blue hatchback vehicle.
The victim was taken to Royal Perth Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.
Major Crash Officers are investigating this Westminster traffic crash as a hit and run.
The driver of the vehicle stopped and approached the victim, before returning to his car and driving away from the scene.
The blue hatchback received a smashed windscreen as a result of the crash.
The vehicle was last seen traveling eastbound on Esperanto Way.
The driver is described as a young, dark skinned male.
Anyone who witnessed the crash, or who saw the vehicle or pedestrian prior to the crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or to make a report online at crimestopperswa.com.au