UPDATE: Police say the woman injured in this morning's hit and run at Wickham has sadly passed away in hospital.
She's been identified as a 36 year old from Wickham.
The search continues for the driver.
He was described to police as wearing high visibility clothing with blood on his face, about 175-180cm tall with short brown hair.
BREAKING: A major manhunt is underway in Wickham, after a driver fled the scene of a hit and run which left a woman critically injured.
The woman, aged in her mid-20's, was riding a scooter when she was hit by a white ute on the Hannell Street and Branch Street roundabout just after 9:00am.
The driver of the car fled the scene.