Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Durham

A UNH student was seriously injured when he was hit by this vehicle on Main Street in Durham Tuesday evening.

Police say a University of New Hampshire student was hit by an SUV driven by another student while crossing Main Street in Durham Tuesday evening.

Brian Faxon, 21, of Bedford was seriously injured in the incident, which happened shortly before 6:30 p.m. He was taken by ambulance to Portsmouth Regional Hospital and later airlifted to Maine Medical Center, according to a news release from Durham police.