Two elderly woman are in critical condition at an area hospital after they were struck by a car Thursday afternoon.

Police said the driver of the vehicle entered the parking lot of a medical center at 2 Church St. South about 3:23 p.m. and hit the women, who were walking in the area.

The driver, an elderly male, is believed to have had a medical condition, according to Officer Joseph Avery. He was pronounced dead at the scene.