PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- Police have identified 74-year-old Elliot Burton, of Portland, as the man who was hit by a car while crossing the street on Forest Avenue near Pitt Street. The driver, 26-year-old Lindsay Lathrop, has not been charged at this time.
Burton was transported to Maine Medical Center on Saturday night, where he remains in critical condition.
The accident remainds under investigation by the Traffic Division. However, Portland Police have stated that neither speed nor alcohol appears to be a factor.