Man hit, critically injured by car in Chillum

(WJLA) - A man was critically injured early Monday morning when he was hit by a car in Chillum, officials say.

The crash happened near the intersection of Queens Chapel and Chillum roads at about 6:30 a.m., Prince George's County Police officials say. The man was near - but not in - a crosswalk when he was hit.

Authorities say the victim was taken to a nearby hospital with critical injuries.