At 10:53 p.m. Sunday night, LAFD responded to a reported auto vs pedestrian near the intersection of Avalon and E 101st St. Crews arriving located a patient struck by a vehicle, in what appeared to be an unmarked crosswalk. The patient was transported in critical condition to a local hospital. The driver remained at the scene. The pedestrian was reported by witnesses to be drinking immediately prior to the incident, and alcohol is being investigated as a factor in the collision. LAPD South Traffic will be handling the investigation.