Elderly woman fighting for life after being hit by a car

An elderly Bridgeport woman is in critical condition after police say she was hit by a car while walking across the street.

It happened at the intersection of Fairfield and Hancock avenues yesterday afternoon.

Police are not releasing the 71-year old victim's name, but witnesses say they've seen her around the neighborhood before.

Police: Elderly woman in critical condition after being hit by car

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