Editor’s note: This story was updated to clarify the area where this incident occurred.

Two people were hospitalized after they were struck by a hit-and-run driver early Wednesday morning. 

According to law enforcement officials, the two victims were hit around 1 a.m. near the intersection of Anaheim Street and Island Avenue in Wilmington. 

It is not known if the pedestrians were in a crosswalk at the time of the collision. 

2 people in critical condition after hit-and-run in Wilmington
Police investigate a hit-and-run that hospitalized two people on Nov. 15, 2023. (RMGNews)

Witnesses say that the pair were struck by a white sedan, who fled the scene after the crash without stopping to identify themselves or render aid. 

The victims are said to be in critical condition.