Woman hit by car while retrieving her mail

February 21, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
A woman was struck by a vehicle as she was retrieving mail from a mailbox in Oakland on Wednesday night, police said today.

The woman was struck outside 59 Zinn Drive at about 6 p.m., according to officials.

The vehicle that hit her fled the scene, police said.

The woman was transported to Highland Hospital in Oakland where she remained in critical condition this morning, according to officials.