According to the Akron Police Department, officers responded to the area of S. Arlington and Ray Streets shortly after 4 p.m. on Friday. There they found the man lying on the ground unconscious after being struck by a car.
The victim was transported to a local hospital with possible life-threatening injuries.
Officials have not yet identified the victim publically as they continue their investigation and notify family.
Based on preliminary findings, officials believe the victim was heading northbound on S. Arlington Steet when he was hit by a white sedan that turned onto Ray Street.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip.