HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating a single vehicle accident involving a pedestrian, Thursday.

The accident occurred in the first block of W. Mercury Blvd. at 7:53 p.m.

The accident involved a single vehicle, and a pedestrian. The driver stayed on scene following the accident.

A man was transported to a local area hospital by nightingale, with life threatening injuries.

There is no word if speed or alcohol were factors in this crash.