PORTLAND -- Police identified a man Friday who was struck about 9 p.m. Thursday evening on Southeast Powell Boulevard near 31st Avenue by a hit-and-run driver.

A preliminary investigation shows 22-year-old Max Martin was in a crosswalk on Powell, police said. One car on Powell stopped for him, a second struck him and left the scene westbound.

Martin was taken to a Portland hospital in critical condition, police said.

The only description available of the car was a white or silver color.

Powell Boulevard was shut down during the investigation. Anyone with information was asked to call Portland police at 503-823-2216.

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