CHICAGO (CBS) — Oak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen has been arrested, after he was identified as the hit-and-run driver who struck a pedestrian in neighboring Chicago Ridge on Thursday night, leaving the victim in critical condition.

Chicago Ridge police said, around 8:30 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a hit-and-run crash near 101st and Harlem.

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The victim, 48-year-old Mark Berkshire, of Worth, was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in critical condition, after he was hit by a car, police said.

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Chicago Ridge Police said, according to witnesses, the car that hit Berkshire was owned by the village of Oak Lawn. The car was located at a home near 51st Avenue and 96th Street in Oak Lawn, and the driver was identified as Deetjen, who was taken into custody.

Oak Lawn village manager Larry Deetjen (Source: Village of Oak Lawn)

Oak Lawn Police Chief Randy Palmer confirmed a village vehicle was involved in the crash, and Deetjen was identified as the driver.

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Chicago Ridge Police said Deetjen and Oak Lawn Police are cooperating with the investigation, and charges were pending Friday morning.