A pedestrian was rushed to Jackson Memorial Hospital in critical condition Wednesday afternoon after being hit by a car in South Beach, according to Miami Beach police.
The accident happened at about 4 p.m. on Washington Avenue between Sixth and Eighth streets.
A several-block stretch was shut down for several hours as police investigated. Washington Avenue reopened at about 7 p.m., police confirmed.
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The driver remained on the scene, police said. Ernesto Rodriguez, a police spokesman, said “no criminal charges are imminent.”
Police didn’t identify the driver or the victim.