A man is in critical condition after he was found unconscious on the side of the road in Minden.

Early this morning, two people walking on Bobcaygeon Road near Deep Bay Road saw the man and called police. Haliburton Highlands OPP says it looks like he was hit by an unknown vehicle. Officers found debris on the road which they think came from the vehicle.

The victim was taken to hospital and later transported to Toronto by air ambulance where he remains in critical condition.

The investigation is ongoing.