Male skateboarder hit Thursday night in New Britain

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTNH) — One male is being treated for life threatening injuries after being hit while riding his skateboard.

new britain skateboarder 2 Male skateboarder hit Thursday night in New Britain

Police said around 5:07 p.m. on December 1,  the male was struck by a passing driver near 20 Franklin Square.

The female driver of the car is cooperating with the investigation and police said no charges have been filed at this time.

Police have identified the victim but are withholding that information until his family is notified.

Police want anyone who may have witnessed the crash to contact New Britain police at 860-826-3071.

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