SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – A car being chased by San Francisco police struck a pedestrian in San Francisco’s South of Market late Tuesday night.

Police said officers in a marked car spotted a vehicle with a robbery suspect near 8th and Market Streets around 10:30 p.m. The driver led police on a chase and struck a pedestrian nearby.

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The driver did not stop and police pursued the driver onto the Bay Bridge. Police said they lost the vehicle in Oakland near the 580 split.

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The pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to San Francisco General Hospital.

According to police, the suspect vehicle is described as a blue BMW four door.

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Police have not released details about the driver involved in the hit-and-run.