Man critical after Port Melbourne hit-run
A man is in a critical condition after trying to stop a thief stealing his car in Port Melbourne.
The victim, believed to be aged in his 30s, tried to get into his car through a back door last night when he witnessing another man trying to steal it.
But the thief drove off, leaving the man wedged between a pole and the back door.
He fell to the ground and was taken to hospital in a serious condition.
The offender has dumped the car before fleeing.
Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.