NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A 71-year-old man was in critical condition after being struck by a hit-and-run driver on Thanksgiving.

Police said the man was hit shortly before 7 p.m. on Murray Street in Flushing, Queens.

He was rushed to Flushing Hospital in critical condition.

Police said they were searching for a white SUV.

Sources told CBS2 the victim was on his way to meet the pastor of his church when he was hit.