WILLIAMSBURG - A 15-year-old boy is in critical condition after being hit by a van in Williamsburg, according to police.

It happened at 276 Broadway and Marcy Avenue around 9 p.m. Thursday.

They say the boy was crossing the street when the driver of a red van hit him. Police say the driver sped away as the boy was lying in the street. 

The teen was transported to Bellevue Hospital. 

Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1800-577-TIPS.